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An administrative body in local government.‘you will need planning permission from your local authority’[as modifier] ‘local authority housing’
local authority, local government, municipal authority, civic authority, legislative body, legislature, administration, executive, chamber, assembly, ministry, governing body, government, parliament, senate, congress, diet, cabinetView synonyms
- ‘Once the plans have been adopted by all local authorities they will be sent to the Government.’
- ‘The legislation does not insist local authorities or health boards must put resources into the area.’
- ‘It enlarges the tax base and provides more money for government and local authorities to spend.’
- ‘The government and local authorities use public money to campaign for their policies.’
- ‘There has been a running battle where I live between local residents and the local authority.’
- ‘Housing associations work with the police and local authorities to secure the orders.’
- ‘So the scope of Palestinian control amounts to no more than that exercised by a local authority.’
- ‘Bradford Council is one of the few local authorities to still keep and employ its own horses.’
- ‘New legislation means the markets can resume under licence from the local authority.’
- ‘The Conservative governments bypassed local authorities in many policy fields.’
- ‘If Glasgow scraps the opt-out, other local authorities are likely to follow suit.’
- ‘The levy, funded from the Council Tax, will come from all the local authorities in the region.’
- ‘Such legislation is understood to be the responsibility of the local authority.’
- ‘The system of funding for coroners is that they are funded by local authorities.’
- ‘In a sickening move Steve was told last week that his son would be kicked out of the nursery run by the local authority.’
- ‘Bradford Council is one of the first local authorities to publish the allowances on its web site this year.’
- ‘Even tattoo artists and body piercers have to be regulated with the local authority.’
- ‘So all rubbish should be sorted and the local authority should have it collected accordingly.’
- ‘Similar rotten coalitions have taken control of at least seven other local authorities.’
- ‘We would expect the local authorities to take account of the new Scottish Executive guidance.’
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