Definitions for "Local Strategic Partnerships"
Local Strategic Partnerships (LSP) aim to: Prepare and implement a community strategy for the area Bring together local plans, partnerships and initiatives to help ensure that public service providers work effectively together to meet local needs Work with local authorities, developing local public service agreements, to devise and meet suitable targets Develop and deliver a local neighbourhood renewal strategy
Non-statutory bodies, which aim to bring together at a local level a range of stakeholders - from the public, private, voluntary and community sectors to ensure their cooperation in the regeneration of deprived neighbourhoods. Local partners working through a LSP will be expected to take many of the major decisions about priorities and funding for their local area.
Local Strategic Partnerships are non-statutory, multi-agency bodies, which match local authority boundaries, and aim to bring together different parts of the public, private, community and voluntary sectors at the local level.