Budgets, Spending and Performance


The local government transparency code is issued to meet the government's desire to place more power into citizens' hands to increase democratic accountability. It will make it easier for local people to contribute to the local decision making process and help shape public services.

Financial Statements

The Financial Statements document includes all the core financial statements and disclosure notes required by law. It explains where money has come from, and what the services the money received has been spent on during the financial year.


The Corporate Improvement & Performance Team manages the Council's corporate planning cycle, performance management framework, the policy framework and the Authority's Transformation Programme.

Social Housing Asset Value

Housing Stock Information Local Authorities are required to publish details of the value of social housing stock that is held in their Housing Revenue Account