This collection brings together all documents relating to the final local government finance settlement: England, 2017 to 2018.
The local government finance settlement is the annual determination of funding to local government. It needs to be approved by the House of Commons.
This collection covers the final local government finance settlement for 2017 to 2018, for which reports were approved by the House of Commons in February 2017.
The provisional local government finance settlement 2017 to 2018 was published on 15 December 2016.
This section contains:
Core spending power measures the core revenue funding available for local authority services, including Council Tax and locally retained business rates. This section has:
This section contains useful information for those interpreting the local government finance settlement for 2017 to 2018, including:
See also Funding allocations to local authorities paid outside of the local government finance settlement 2017 to 2018
At the Spring Budget 2017, the government announced that an additional £2 billion will be given to councils in England over the next 3 years for adult social care.
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