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This document sets out a summary of the responses received to the consultation and outlines the government’s response.
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.