Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government(redirected from Secretary of State for Community and Local Government)
Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government
The head of the Department of Communities and Local Government, which is a department of the British government responsible for administration of municipalities in England (but not elsewhere in the United Kingdom). He/she is responsible for a wide variety of matters, including issues such as fire services, building regulations, and urban planning. The secretary is appointed by the monarch on the advice of the prime minister.