Briefing: Planning council budgets 2018-19

Policy product type
LGiU essential policy briefing
Published date
February 12, 2018
Author
Richard Stiff LGiU associate
Issues Covered
  • increasing pressures
  • inflation and other cost pressures
  • political context
  • uncertainty
  • wage costs
Categories
Devolution, Democracy, Scrutiny and Governance, Local government finance, Trade union and workforce issues
Related briefings

The Local Government Fair Funding Review

Budget November 2017: analysis and comment

The provisional local government finance settlement 2018-19

Essential Guide to Business Rates

 

We look here at key factors likely to influence council budget preparation for 2018-19, including the political and economic context, inflationary and service demand pressures and at longer term strategic issues including the government’s funding review and possible revisions to the prudential borrowing code.

Subscriber content

Some of our content is only available to members and officers in LGiU member organisations. Check if your organisation is a member.

Please sign in with your email address below and we'll check your email address against our list of registered members, or send you an invoice later. See our briefings terms and conditions.

Important: by signing in here, you agree to be invoiced for access if your organisation isn't already a subscriber