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Council Finance

    Budget 2017-2018 (pdf 1.2mb)

    Budget 2016-2017 (pdf 847kb)

    Fees and Charges 2018 (pdf 832kb)

    National Audit Office (your rights) (pdf 195kb)

    Notice of Appointment of Auditor to Stafford Borough Council from 2018 (pdf 9kb)

    Accounts 2016-2017

    Accounts 2015-2016

    Accounts 2014-2015

    Accounts 2013-2014

    Accounts 2012-2013

    Accounts 2011-2012

    Accounts 2010-2011

    Council Tax 2017/18


    The amount of money required by the Council (its budget requirement for 2017/18 to carry out is functions and provide services is £11.682 million (£11.565 million in 2016/17).

    A proportion of this is met by a grant from Central Government and Business Rates Retention with the balance being met from council taxpayers.

    The table below provides an analysis of the funding of the budget requirement and illustrates how the charge of £150.53 for a Band D property is calculated.





    Band D

    Budget Requirement 11,682 257.30
    Less Central Government Support      618   13.61
    Less Business Rates Retention   4,230   93.16
    Council Tax Requirement   6,834 150.53

    Further details about the Council's spending plans and the Council Tax for 2017/18 can be obtained from the Council Tax Booklet

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