Modernising local government

Decision

On Thursday 1 November, James Brokenshire, Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, published a written ministerial statement with his decision about unitary councils in Bucks.

The Secretary of State's decision is to establish a new single unitary district council for Buckinghamshire, to come into effect in April 2020.

Our reaction

Read the Statement issued on behalf of all four district councils in response to the Secretary of State's unitary decision about Bucks.