HR & Employment Services

South West Councils' team of professionally qualified and experienced specialists offer high quality independent Employment Advice and Support to help you manage challenging people related issues and build your workforce wellbeing and resilience.

Full training events schedule



South West Councils

Leaflet imageBringing people together local authority Leaders, Children's and Adult Portfolio holders, Chief Executives, Heads of HR, the South West Strategic Migration partnership, to support the sharing of best practice and information and working for the benefit of the South West.

Members and Meetings

How is South West Councils funded?

The funding to support the work of South West Councils comprises of:


Local Authority Subscriptions for South West Councils and Associate Member subscriptions£320k
Home Office Funding for South West Councils£221K
Anticipated Income including from South West Councils learning and development activity and employment support services and interest on reserves 


 The Audited Income and Expenditure Account for the year 2018/19 can be downloaded here.

Local Authority Subscriptions