Decision details

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No




Recommendation 1

That Council approve the revision to the budget for 2018/2019 as set out in the report.


Recommendation 2

That Council reaffirm the Policy on Earmarked Reserves and General Fund Working Balance and the maximum balances set for the reserves as noted in the report.  


Recommendation 3

That Council :

1)    Approves the budget of £19,033,410 for 2019/2020 and notes the projections for 2020/2021, 2021/2022 and 2022/2023.


2)    Approves the level of Special Expenses for the Town/Parish Councils as detailed in the report.


3)    Approves the Fees and Charges 2019/2020 detailed in Appendix 5.


4)    Approves a Band D council tax of £125.87 for 2019/2020


Recommendation 4

That Council approves a minimum requirement of the General Fund balance for 2019/2020 of £951,671.


Reason for Decision


The Council is obliged to set a Budget Requirement and level of council tax before the beginning of a financial year commencing on 1 April.



Publication date: 06/02/2019

Date of decision: 05/02/2019

Decided at meeting: 05/02/2019 - Cabinet

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