As part of the best value initiative
, which was introduced in the Local Government Act 1999, the onus was for local authorities to continuously improve their services taking into account economy, efficiency and effectiveness to obtain the best value possible.
One example is the Best Value initiative
in local government, which in 2000 put an end to the regime of compulsory competitive tendering.
The merger, officially launched on January 2, is a result of the Government's Best Value initiative
to provide better public services.
The Best Value initiative
and new duty to promote economic, social, and environmental well-being will present local authorities with opportunities to take a holistic approach to strategic planning in the areas of education, lifelong learning, culture, and tourism.
The leaflet, which has been produced as part of the government's Best Value initiative
, will ask people about the service provided by the police in the Coventry and Birmingham area.
Coun Mike Leddy (Lab Perry Bar) confirmed that an investigation under the Government's Best Value initiative
was in its early stages but he could give no timescale for a decision.
The panel forms part of the national Best Value initiative
supported by the Policy and Resources Committee.
There are still quite a lot of local authorities, over 65 per cent of them, who haven't yet outsourced anything and I think under their best value initiative
, the Government sees outsourcing as a good way of improving service and saving money," she said.
Our proposed savings plan is driven by the Government's Best Value initiative