Wimborne Minster Town Council

Council Tax

Council Tax 2017 / 18

The Council’s net spending requirement for 2017/18 is £352,500. This represents a basic Council Tax Charge for a Band D property of £120.80 (2016/17 – £108.43). The main expenditure for 2017/18 compared with 2016/17 is summarised as follows

Main expenditure (£) 2016/17 2017/ 18
Administration 100,010 104,110
Town Hall 28,830 18,848
Mayoral and Civic 9,400 9,530
Wimborne Cemetery Precept 7,125 11,282
Subscriptions & Grants to Local Organisations 25,080 28,475
Contribution to Citizens Advice Bureau 7,000 7,000
Buildings Maintenance 30,447 30,447
CCTV & Leigh Park Community Centre 16,870 12,870
Planning & Environment 250 500
Contribution to The Square Refurbishment (10yrs) 3,000 3,000
Recreational Facilities 63,105 78,153
Asset Replacement 10,600 10,600
Town Centre Maintenance Contract 2,500 2,500
Devolution Community Fund 20,000
General Balance Adjustment -217 15,185
 Precept  304,000  352,500

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.