Local Environment Conference


The Local Environment and Sustainability Conference will provide local authorities with updates about future funding and policy to help your council respond to climate emergency declarations and hit your carbon reduction targets at low cost.

Reasons to Attend

the launch of DEFRA's latest environmental toolkit for local authorities

with leading policymakers the latest funding, policy and strategy for sustainable environmental action at the local level

for the first time about Natural England's new National Green Infrastructure Standard

the next steps for local authorities following the declaration of a climate emergency

insights into leading best practice case studies driving forward successful sustainability action plans

with other local authorities, researchers and voluntary organisations

local environmental and sustainability action plans tailored to your specific region

how to best fulfil your environmenntal duties alongside other co-benefits, such as economic growth and healthy living

This Conference is specifically designed for Local Authorities, the Voluntary Sector and Higher Education institutions. Typical job titles will include:
  • Councillors
  • Environment Directors
  • Environmental Officers
  • Environmental Health Officers
  • Environmental Quality Manager
  • Leads for Resources and Waste Management
  • Strategy and Policy Managers
  • Ecologists
  • Heads of Sustainability
  • Sustainability Officers
  • Sustainability Project Officers
  • Energy Officers
  • Energy Project Managers
  • Waste Managers
  • Business and Enterprise Officer
  • Principal Planning Officers
  • Strategy Managers
  • Transport Officers

*This Conference is also open to the wider public and private sectors to encourage networking and debate.