Wimborne Minster Town Council

Council Tax

Council Tax 2016 / 17

The Council’s net spending requirement for 2016/17 is £304,000. This represents a basic Council Tax Charge for a Band D property of £108.43 (2015/16 – £108.43). The main expenditure for 2016/17 compared with 2015/16 is summarised as follows

Main expenditure (£) 2015/16 2016/ 17
Administration 87,420 100,010
Town Hall 29,655 28.830
Mayoral and Civic 6,500 9,400
Wimborne Cemetery Precept 7,000 7,125
Subscriptions & Grants to Local Organisations 15,375 25,080
Contribution to Citizens Advice Bureau 6,000 7,000
Buildings Maintenance 32,547 30,447
CCTV & Leigh Park Community Centre 16,670 16,870
Planning & Environment 750 250
Contribution to The Square Refurbishment (10yrs) 3,000 3,000
Recreational Facilities 63,469 63,105
Asset Replacement 11,600 10,600
Town Centre Maintenance Contract 2,500 2,500
General Balance Adjustment 21,513.70 -217
Precept 304,000 304,000

The Band D council tax brought in an income of £312,000 as a result of an increase in the tax base from 2804 to 2877 for 2016/17.