Collection

Local government finance: forms to be completed by local authorities

All local government finance forms to be completed by local authorities for use in Official and National Statistics, along with accompanying guidance notes.

The Department for Communities and Local Government collects financial information from local authorities.

This information is used to inform ministers in setting government policy and in the assessment of grants payable to authorities for carrying out their statutory functions.

Aggregate data for all local authorities also go towards the make up of the national accounts.

Uses of data, and forms timetables

Council Tax, non-domestic rates, pensions and borrowing forms

Revenue forms

Capital forms

  1. Capital payments and receipts return
  2. Capital outturn return
  3. Capital estimates return
Published 16 October 2013