Decision details

Council Tax Setting for 2017-18

Decision Maker: Flintshire County Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To approve the Council Tax charges for the following year as part of budget setting.


(a)       That the 2017-18 Council Tax be set as detailed in Appendix 1 to the report;


(b)       That the continuation of the policy of not providing a discount in the level of Council Tax charges for second homes and long-term empty homes be endorsed.  Also where exceptions do not apply, to also charge from 2017-18 the Council Tax Premium rate of 50% above the standard rate of Council Tax for second homes and long-term empty dwellings; and


(c)       That approval be given for designated officers to issue legal proceedings and appear on behalf of the Council in the Magistrates’ Court for unpaid taxes.

Report author: David Barnes

Publication date: 23/03/2017

Date of decision: 01/03/2017

Decided at meeting: 01/03/2017 - Flintshire County Council

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