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Budget for 2023/24

A full Council meeting took place on 23 February 2023 to debate and approve the Council's budget for 2023:

Full council meeting on 23 February 2023

Budget highlights

The budget that has been set by the council will deliver an investment in local public services and communities including:

  • Investing £57m to protect and improve local services
  • Improving local schools, town centres, transport and rural neighbourhoods
  • Tackling climate change, continuing the use of a dedicated £1m fund for this purpose
  • Investing in adult social care and the care and support for children and families
  • Helping those on low income by maintaining the Local Council Tax Support Scheme at 25%
  • Continuing to support and develop the local economy, housing, education and skills development
  • Providing grants to local community and voluntary organisations

Last updated 24 February 2023