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2016-17 Budget plan

The Council's commitment to you is:

  • to keep Council tax increases low
  • invest in service improvement
  • address the issues you have raised with us through consultation

As such, the Council remains committed to seeking out and delivering efficiencies wherever possible, in the interests of Council tax payers.

This responsible approach is designed to ensure that the people who most rely on the Council’s help – including vulnerable residents and children who are at risk of harm – remain well served by the Council.

View budget plan 2016-17

Any comments on the format of the summary accounts, main statement and the budget book, are welcomed so please email