LGA statement: Lord Porter appointed to MHCLG Board as non-executive director

“His appointment is a positive sign of MHCLG’s determination to be powerful advocate for local government across central government.”


Lord POrter standing behind an LGA podium at an event

Cllr James Jamieson, Chairman of the Local Government Association, said:

“It’s great to see one of local government’s most senior councillors join the MHCLG Board as a non-executive director. 

“Gary’s long-term and continuing experience as a council leader, his work as LGA Chairman and recently as our building safety spokesperson will prove to be invaluable to the ministerial team and senior officials.

“His appointment is a positive sign of MHCLG’s determination to be powerful advocate for local government across central government.”