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Where the money comes from

How we meet the cost of providing council services to you

Funds to be raised

The money to meet the net cost of providing our services comes from:

  2024/2025 Estimated
Revenues Support Grant (£1,015,160)
Rural Services Delivery Grant (£628,540)
New Homes Bonus (£338,620)
Other Government Grants (£558,760)
Business Rates (£14,066,580)
Business Rates Collection Fund Surplus (£52,020)
Business Rates Government Pool (£46,050)
Council Tax Collection Fund Surplus (£51,650)
Council Tax Band D £148.37
Council Tax Base £53,748
Council Tax (£7,974,440)
Total (£24,731,820)

How this affects your Council Tax

The balance to be raised through Council Tax (£7,974,440) is divided by the number of chargeable Council Tax properties calculated at Band D. For 2024/2025 this is 53,748, giving a Band D Council Tax of £148.37.

For more information about your Council Tax bill, please see our explanatory note.