Local government finance and the 2019 Spending Review Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Monday 13 May 2019

Professor Tony Travers, London School of Economics, Neil Amin-Smith, Institute of Fiscal Studies, Professor Pete Murphy, Nottingham Trent University and Rob Whiteman, Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy


Sir Amyas Morse, Comptroller and Auditor General, National Audit Office


Tuesday 4 June 2019

Lord Porter of Spalding, Chair, Local Government Association, Cllr Paul Carter, Chair, County Councils Network, Cllr John Fuller, Chair, District Councils Network, and Frances Foster, Treasurer, SIGOMA (Special Interest Group of Municipal Authorities)


Dr Jonathan Carr-West, CEO, Local Government Information Unit and Andrew Carter, CEO, Centre for Cities


Alison Cox, Director of Cancer Prevention, Cancer Research UK, Jeanelle de Gruchy, President, Association of Directors of Public Health, and David Buck, The King’s Fund


Tuesday 18 June 2019

Rishi Sunak MP, Minister for Local Government, Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government


Published: 21 August 2019