In structure, ALGA is a federation of the following State and Territory local government associations.
LGNSW is the peak organisation that represents the interests of NSW general and special purpose councils.
LGASA provides a voice for local government in South Australia, and leadership for the sector. The Association works in three keys areas: leadership and advocacy, capacity building and sustainability, and best practice and continuous improvement.
The MAV is a membership association and the legislated peak body for local government in Victoria.
LGAT is the voice of local government in Tasmania. LGAT works to protect the interests and rights of councils, to promote the efficient operation of Local Government and to foster strategic and beneficial relationships.
LGANT is the single peak body representing local government in the NT.
LGAQ is the peak body representing local government in its dealings with other governments, unions, business, and the community.
As the peak industry body, WALGA advocates on behalf of 138 WA local governments and negotiates service agreements for the sector.