How Council Tax is calculated and spent

This section outlines how this year’s Council Tax will be spent to support our vision and priorities. We also explain in detail how our Council Tax requirement is calculated.

Our vision

          "A growing borough that is an attractive and welcoming place for all."

Our digital vision

          "To provide easy-to-use online services for our customers that deliver value and greater independence."

Our priorities

  • local services that work for local people
  • growing our people and places
  • a healthy, active and safe borough
  • a town centre for all

Current Council Tax charges

The amount you pay each year depends on your property’s valuation band. The lower the band you are in, the less you will pay. This is also affected by the parish you live in, as the amount each parish council charges differs.

View current Council Tax charges