Council Tax and How it is Spent

How your council tax is spent

Your council tax helps to pay for services provided at all levels of local government – county and town or parish councils, as well as the police and fire authorities.The downloadable booklet aims to inform you how we will spend that money, how well we provide services to you and how we plan to improve. You can download this document below.

Expenditure 2017/2018 (£) 2016/2017 (£)
Administration, management, maintenance  745,575   768,586  
Promotions, grants, donations 45,150   40,450  
Projects and facilities 650,640 391,010  
Total gross expenditure 1,441,365 1,200,046  
Less Income 2017/2018 (£) 2016/2017 (£)
All Income 602,410 637,572  
Use of reserves 0 0
Council tax support funding from Wiltshire Council 0 5,997  
Budget requirement (precept) 838,955 556,477


Council Tax Leaflet