Our team of experts works exclusively for the benefit of the public sector, and our specialist programme teams provide trusted, professional support and advice.
If you want to transform the way your business delivers services, Local Partnerships can help in the following areas:

  • developing and reviewing strategic business cases and business plans
  • service transformation and change
  • modelling and legal frameworks for alternative service delivery models
  • options’ appraisal and assurance of your chosen approach
  • forming effective partnerships
  • sourcing and commissioning, contract negotiation and management
  • economic development and planning
  • delivering infrastructure

Our experience of working with both national and local government gives our clients a unique insight into current best practice and market intelligence from around the UK, improving their chances of success.


We provide short, inexpensive but effective reviews to project owners on high risk projects or programmes where public sector organisations have to keep them on track.

Devolution, transformation & commercialisation

We support councils in their response to the public sector reform agenda, social investment and councils’ transformation programmes to create more efficient or alternative service delivery models.


We support local authorities that seek to take an active role in the energy market.

Welsh Government Energy Services

We provide support to the Welsh Government to deliver Welsh Government Energy Services.


We work on physical development, property and asset management, including asset rationalisation. We support local enterprise partnerships, regeneration teams, and those responsible for enterprise zones and housing delivery.


Our infrastructure work boosts the capacity and capability of our clients. We act as “critical friend”, helping them to plan strategically, solve complex commercial issues and increase delivery confidence.

Integrating health & social care

We support councils and other third sector organisations navigate the complex processes and mechanisms required to meet the challenge of integrating health and social care, and develop and deliver a system that will be fit for the future.


We review and support the renegotiation of public sector contracts to make savings, including reducing the cost of complex PFI contracts, and providing support with the management of outsourced contracts.


Re:fit is a procurement initiative for public bodies wishing to implement energy-efficiency and local energy-generation measures to their buildings or their estate and support services.


Or “other”. There are a number of projects we are working on that do not fall into the traditional categories.


Our Waste team help clients to plan strategically, solve complex commercial issues, manage programmes or projects effectively and increase delivery confidence.

The Knowledge Hub

The Knowledge Hub is a platform providing the latest guidance and resources for local decision makers investing in transport, skills and housing reports.


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"A councillor's guide to procurement: 2019 edition" is now live.

View here: https://t.co/lS510Kbhv4


#LocalGov #Procurement

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