Primary targets of the Council

Primary targets of the Council are:

  • explanation and popularization of the state policy in the field of local self-government;
  • elaboration of recommendations and suggestions related to the formulation and implementation of state policy on local self-government, in particular in defining major prospects for the improvement of the legislation of the Republic of Belarus in the area concerned;
  • coordination of cooperation among the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus, local self-government bodies and state government bodies;
  • contribution to ensuring a balanced approach to serve both state and local interests in the process of elaboration and implementation of social and economic programmes;
  • encouragement of professional development of chairpersons and other officials of local Councils of Deputies.