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From April 2015 local councils will be reduced from 26 to 11 under a programme of reform. Find out more about how these changes will affect you, including information on your new council, its services and rates.
Local government in Northern Ireland is currently made up of 26 councils. These councils provide a range of services, such as your local sport and leisure centre or arranging your waste collection. A reform programme is...
Index page for local government section
information about the responsibilities of your local council
The levels of government in Northern Ireland range from the Assembly to the European Union down to your local council. Find out how you can use them to your advantage.