Information about Council financial affairs including accounts and expenditure, budget, pay policy and chief officers' pay scales and fees and charges.

Accounts and expenditure

This section has information about our Statement of accounts, our Annual Governance Statement and the Annual audit letter

Insurance claims

Third party solicitors only: All insurance claims for personal injury post 31st July 2013 should be directed to our insurers Zurich via the web portal as per the Jackson Reforms of July 2013. Zurich’s portal ID is C00650

Financial Strategy

The Financial Strategy and Medium Term Financial Plan (MTFP) is approved each year by the Finance Council at the same time as the annual budget is set.

Schools spending return: section 251/52

At the beginning of each financial year Local authorities (LAs) are required under section 251 of the Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Act 2009, to publish a budget statement for that year.

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