How we are funded
Our gross budget for the 2019/20 financial year is £2.195 billion. Funding for our budget comes from many sources in addition to Council Tax.
|Council Tax||£717.5 million||£676.1 million|
|Retained business rates and compensation grant||£62.1 million||£65 million|
|Revenue support grant||£9.5 million||£37.6 million|
|Business rate top up grant||£136.2 million||£133.6 million|
|Funding for schools||£746.4 million||£741.2 million|
|Un-ringfenced government grants||£61.1 million||£46.2 million|
|Specific grants||£152.4 million||£144.0 million|
|Internal and external income||£310.1 million||£327.9 million|
The 3 year capital programme is £999.6 million.