Local Area Agreements are three-year agreements, developed by local authorities with their partners in a LSPGlossary: A local strategic partnership (LSP) is a non-statutory body that brings together the different parts of the public, private, voluntary and community sectors working at a local level. Each LAAGlossary: Local Area Agreement highlights what the priorities for each locality are.


Each year, LAAs are reviewed in discussion between Government Offices and the Local Strategic Partnership, to ensure that they remain up to date and to take account of changing circumstances.