The Australasian LG Performance Excellence Program measures and recognises the true possibility in the work of local government. As a unique, highly innovative, industry-driven collaboration, it is recognised locally, nationally and internationally for its quality of council performance benchmarking across Australia and New Zealand.  
Smart councils use this framework to assist decision making - together. With over 150 councils joining the program, it is now the most comprehensive and best supported local government performance measurement and intelligence tool of its kind - designed by local government professionals.


Ignite the building of your community's future. Together.

Leverage your council's data to ignite your community's future 

The program enables council leaders to see their own strategic and operational performance in context of the unique local government sector and gain deeper intelligence and real insight on their council’s performance strengths and also areas for improvement.
Our association, by working in partnership with our Local Government Professionals Australia Federation Associations in Western Australia, South Australia and with SOLGM NZ, and with our members and council leaders, have created this leading industry initiative. Its unique collaborative design makes it is also extremely cost effective. 

“It is the one, comprehensive, easy to use, easy to understand tool that enables leadership to really see how council is performing; start meaningful, data driven conversations; and unpack solutions to drive councils’ continuous improvement into the future.”

Jackie Kruger, General Manager, Leeton Shire Council, Director LG Professionals, NSW