Updates to the Secretary of State

The Prime Minister has announced that a general election will be held on 4th July 2024. Following the general election, it will be for the next Government to make future decisions regarding the Best Value intervention. This means that, as of the 9th June 2024, Commissioner appointments and the Best Value intervention at Liverpool City Council will cease. This page will be updated with final documents in due course.

Progress reports

Since they started on 22nd June 2021, the Commissioners have provided the Secretary of State with regular progress reports. Please see these reports below. 

All the publications relating to the inspection carried out by Max Caller CBE into Liverpool City Council conducted under section 10 of the Local Government Act 1999, and subsequent intervention can be viewed at Intervention at Liverpool City Council - GOV.UK.

Directions made under the Local Government Act 1999 on 7th March 2024

Letters relating to the intervention

Letters of response