The DCLG is consulting on changes to its statutory guidance on local authority investments and minimum revenue provision.
The DCLG has published its consultation on a new standard method for calculating housing need.
Announcements in the Budget include an extra £2bn for social care over three years, and funding for business rates relief.
The final local government finance settlement for 2017/18 has been issued on 20 February 2017.
The provisional 2017/18 settlement has been announced, together with plans for New Homes Bonus and an increased adult social care precept.