Open consultation

Fair funding review: a review of relative needs and resources

Summary

This consultation seeks views on the approach to measuring the relative needs of local authorities.

This consultation closes at

Consultation description

The fair funding review will set new baseline funding allocations for local authorities by delivering an up-to-date assessment of their relative needs and resources, using the best available evidence.

We are considering a wide range of options for developing an updated funding formula by looking again at the factors that drive costs for local authorities.

This consultation focuses specifically on potential approaches that have been identified to measure the relative needs of local authorities.

Documents

Fair funding review: a review of relative needs and resources - technical consultation

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NeedsAndResources@communities.gsi.gov.uk

Write to:

Local Government Finance Settlement Team
Department for Communities and Local Government
2nd floor, Fry Building
2 Marsham Street
London
SW1P 4DF

Published 19 December 2017