Commissioner for Local Administration


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Commissioner for Local Administration

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in Britain) the official name for a local ombudsman who investigates personal complaints of maladministration by police, water, or local authorities, referred through a local-government councillor, and who can require the offending authority to state its intention to make redress
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Their unwitting failure to do so within the time limit was identified by the Commissioner for Local Administration and the councillors were subsequently disqualified.
Meanwhile some residents have started to pester and have now invoked the Commissioner for Local Administration, the "Ombudsman".
Ceredigion County Council was informed of the decision yesterday by the Commissioner for Local Administration in Wales.

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