Working with Local Strategic Partnerships and Local Area Agreements: Lessons from the New Deal for Communities Programme

Thu, 18/09/2008

This study, published by the Department of Communities and Local Government, explores the relationship between four New Deal for Community (NDC) partnerships and their Local Strategic Partnership (LSP), and what impact if any this has on the Local Area Agreement (LAA). It assesses the extent to which each influenced the other, identifying what helped and what hindered the development of the relationship, concluding with a summary of the implications for both policy makers and practitioners. For further information please visit: