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Local Democracy, Economic Development and Construction Act 2009

Structure of the Act

3.The Act is set out as follows:

  • Part 1 – Democracy and Involvement

    • Chapter 1 – Duties Relating to Promotion of Democracy

    • Chapter 2 – Petitions to Local Authorities

    • Chapter 3 – Involvement in Functions of Public Authorities

    • Chapter 4 – Housing

    • Chapter 5 – Local Freedoms and Honorary Titles

    • Chapter 6 – Politically Restricted Posts

  • Part 2 – Local Authorities: Governance and Audit

  • Part 3 – Local Government Boundary and Electoral Change

  • Part 4 – Local Authority Economic Assessments

  • Part 5 – Regional Strategy

  • Part 6 – Economic Prosperity Boards and Combined Authorities

  • Part 7 – Multi-Area Agreements

  • Part 8 – Construction Contracts

  • Part 9 – Final Provisions

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