Performance Improvement/Best Value

England

Best Value.

Northern Ireland

The local Government (Best Value) Act Northern Ireland 2002 requires local authorities to continuously improve with regard to economy, efficiency and effectiveness.

Individual local authorities have also adopted other quality management tools such as Charter Mark, ISO 9001 and the EFQM Excellence Model.

Scotland

Best Value - under the Local Government in Scotland Act 2003: Best Value Guidance.

Wales

Best Value in Wales comes under the Wales Programme of Improvement