When Central and Local Government are not acting in the interest of citizens, we must call them to account and demand change. Debt Resistance UK wants to facilitate citizen-led Local Authority Debt Audits and provide information and tools for those who want to challenge their Local Government financial decision.
There are powers that only residents can exercise in their local council.
Councils have a duty to conduct their affairs in the best interest of residents ensuring best value from public spending.
As a resident, you have significant powers to ensure councils are held accountable for financial decision making.
We can provide information, tools and training for residents so that you are equipped to exercise these rights.
Here are some things you can do.