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The Prudential Code For Capital Finance In Local Authorities: Guidance Notes For Practitioners (2018 edition)

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This guidance provides practitioners with a practical interpretation of the Prudential Code. It will enable them to meet its key principles of ensuring that capital programmes are affordable, prudent and sustainable and to enable them to explain this effectively to those charged with governance. It also provides new guidance on the production of the capital strategy introduced to the Prudential Code in 2017.

The Prudential Code For Capital Finance In Local Authorities: Guidance Notes For Practitioners (2018 edition)

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This guidance provides practitioners with a practical interpretation of the Prudential Code. It will enable them to meet its key principles of ensuring that capital programmes are affordable, prudent and sustainable and to enable them to explain this effectively to those charged with governance. It also provides new guidance on the production of the capital strategy introduced to the Prudential Code in 2017.

Finance And General Statistics 2018/19 Estimates (Excel)

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This publication is the recognised source of summary information on local authority budgets, council taxes and national non-domestic rates.
An analysis of each authority’s service expenditure is provided together with information on the level of specific grants, revenue support grant and the amount of expenditure funded by national non-domestic rates and council tax.
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Revenue Collection Statistics 2016/17 Actuals (Excel)

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This publication contains a detailed analysis of authorities’ council tax and national non-domestic rates operations.
It includes analyses of the amounts collectable, current and previous years’ arrears, court costs, the number of accounts raised and the methods of collection, the numbers of council tax benefit recipients, exemptions and discounts, the number, type and rateable value of non-domestic hereditaments, enforcement action taken, and information on the type of arrangements for service provision.
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Treasury Management in the Public Services: Guidance Notes for Local Authorities incl Police and Fire Authorities (2018)

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Available to order now. Publication date August 2018.

These sector-specific guidance notes draw attention to the requirements of statutes and regulations, and to common practices and current issues specific to local authority treasury management. They should be read in conjunction with the Treasury Management Code of Practice and the Prudential Code for Capital Finance.