The mission of LCAP is to promote and enhance effective coordination and a unified approach among all tiers of local governments to resolve common issues and develop participatory governance for the well-being of citizens.
The following are some of the objectives of LCAP:
- Increase the voices and effective participation of councilors and citizens in local government planning, development and decision-making within the framework of participatory democracy and an associative spirit;
- Strengthen the functioning and capacity of local governments, and facilitate cooperation among all tiers for effective service delivery and developments by all levels of governments;
- Encourage and facilitate joint actions to solve common issues and to promote the development of communities and the people;
- Establish and maintain good relations and ongoing liaison with provincial and federal governments in the shared interests of all levels of government and the citizens of the Punjab.