Council Finance

    Budget 2020-2021 (pdf 1.8mb)

    Budget 2019-2020 (pdf 2.68mb)

    Fees and Charges

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

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

    Accounts 2019-2020

    Accounts 2018-2019

    Accounts 2017-2018

    Accounts 2016-2017

    Accounts 2015-2016

    Accounts 2014-2015

    Accounts 2013-2014

    Accounts 2012-2013

    Accounts 2011-2012

    Council Tax 2020/21

    The amount of money required by the Council (its budget requirement for 2020/21 to carry out its functions and provide services is £12.358 million (£12.203 million in 2019/20).

    A proportion of this is met from 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 £159.27 for a Band D property is calculated.


    Budget 2020/21

    Band D Equivalent

    Budget Requirement 12,358 256.07
    Less Business Rates Retention 4,672 96.80
    Council Tax Requirement




    Further details about the Council's spending plans and the Council Tax for 2020/21 can be obtained from the Council Tax Booklet

    A to Z of Services