2-1: ‘Local Government and Federal Government – the importance of the direct relationship, now and into the future’, Mayor Troy Pickard, President, Australian Local Government Association (ALGA)

Patrick Blampied FOLG 2015

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Troy Pickard’s election to the Presidency of ALGA comes at a critical time for the sector as the Federal Government prepares White Papers on the Reform of the Federation and Taxation, documents it hopes will provide blueprints for reform which resolve the confusion about roles and responsibilities between levels of government and set out a simpler, more efficient and equitable way of raising the taxes Australia needs.