These items cover financial information relating to projected and actual income and expenditure, tendering, procurement and contracts.
Anything with significant financial implications for the Council will be subject to a decision by Members and, where possible, will be discussed in public.
Council Tax explained
A booklet which explains how the Council raises and spends its income.
Financial statements, budget and monitoring reports
Information about the council’s annual budget, quarterly budget monitoring reports and other financial statements.
The financial strategy is a longer term overview of the investment requirements to help with the allocation of resources needed to deliver the council’s objectives and priorities.
Every month the council publishes a report that itemises every payment that it makes to suppliers and agencies which is greater than £500.
Allowances paid to Councillors
Details regarding the amounts paid to Councillors and the Mayor under the Members Allowances Scheme.
Staff allowances and expenses
Staff allowances and expenses are not currently on internet. If you require information regarding this item please submit a request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to [email protected]
Pay and grading structure
Details of the salaries paid to the Council's chief officers.
If you require information regarding pay and grading structures you should submit a request under the Freedom Of Information Act 2000 to [email protected]
Procurement strategy and regulations
Procurement procedures and regulations relating to tendering opportunities with the council.
List of contracts awarded and their value
This information is published on The Chest website where you can register for email updates on contracts about to be tendered.
Internal Financial Regulations
This information can be found in part 4 of the consultation.
Fees and charges
Details of fees and charges for services for which the council imposes a fee or charge.