PublicAccess for Planning and Licensing

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What We Spend and How We Spend It

Here you will find financial information relating to our projected and actual income and expenditure, tendering, procurement and contracts.


  • Details of Council Tax bands and charges can be viewed here.
  • How Business Rates are calculated can be viewed here.


  • Records of our expenditure over £500 can be viewed here.
  • Our Capital Programme can be viewed in the relevant budget book here.
  • You can see how Council Tax money is spent here.
  • Information about the payment and reward of staff can be viewed here.
  • Our Staff Pay and Grading Structure can be viewed here.
  • Senior Employee Salaries can be viewed here.
  • Details of our Pay Multiple can be viewed at paragraph 6 of Appendix A of the Pay Policy Statement 2014/2015 here.


  • The Members’ Allowances scheme and the allowances paid under it can be viewed here.
  • Allowances and Expenses paid to Senior Staff can be viewed here.

Procurement and Tendering

  • Information about how we buy our services, tender opportunities and procurement processes can be viewed here.


  • Details of contracts and tenders (that exceed £500) to businesses and to the voluntary community and social enterprise sector can be viewed here.
  • Details of contracts currently being tendered can be viewed here.
  • Details of grants to the voluntary community and social enterprise sector can be viewed here.

Financial Audit

  • Our Financial Audits, Accounts and Reports can be viewed here.

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Page last updated: 13/06/2018