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The charts below show spending and funding in relation to the 2017/18 budget:
  • The biggest spending areas are Economy, Skills and Neighbourhood Services (42.2%) and Health & Wellbeing which includes children’s services and adult social care (51.6%).
  • Funding comes from Government (Business Rates Grants 28.6% and other grants 4.7%); Council Tax contributes 39.4%, Retained Business Rates 24.1% and utilisation of Reserves 3.1%.  

How your money is spent (net revenue expenditure budget)

Net revenue

Sources of funding