We are the legislated peak body for Victoria’s 79 councils. Formed in 1879, we have a long and proud tradition of supporting councils and councillors.
Our role is to:
- advocate local government interests
- build the capacity of councils
- facilitate effective networks
- initiate policy development and advice
- support councillors
- promote the role of local government.
Our services include:
- specialist advice and information
- councillor development opportunities
- legal advice and insurance protection
- CEO performance appraisal and recruitment advice
- governance support
- group procurement.