Key facts on opted-in authorities – 9 March 2017
483 out of 492 authorities (eligible on 1 April 2018) have opted into the national appointing person arrangements.
|Type of authority||Total authorities||Final opt-in position||Percentage that have already opted in|
|Fire and Rescue Authorities||29||29||100%|
|London Borough Councils||33||32||97.0%|
|Metropolitan District Councils||36||34||94.4%|
|Other local government authorities||35||35||100%|
The list of authorities that have opted into the national appointing person arrangements to date can be found here.