Council Finance - Council Tax 2024/2025

The amount of money required by the Council (its budget requirement for 2024/25 to carry out its functions and provide services) is £15.371 million (£14.432 million in 2023/24).

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 £173.56 for a Band D property is calculated.

Analysis Type

Budget 2024/25

Band D Equivalent

Budget Requirement 15,371 311.76
Less Business Rates Retention 6,814 138.20
Council Tax Requirement




Further details about the Council's spending plans and the Council Tax for 2024/25 can be obtained from the Council Tax Booklet


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