Decision details

Council Fund Revenue Budget 2020/21 Stage Two

Decision Maker: Flintshire County Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To present an update on the Council Fund Revenue Budget 2020/21 following receipt of the Welsh Local Government Provisional Settlement leading to the budget-setting meeting in February for approval.


(a)       That the budget forecast for 2020/21 be re-noted, and the open risks which need to be taken into account in setting the budget be noted;


(b)       That the impacts and the implications of the Provisional Local Government Budget Settlement be noted;


(c)        That the work in hand on the remaining local options to contribute to reaching a balanced budget for 2020/21 be noted;


(d)       That the professional advice that, based on the financial strategy we have been working to be noted, and that there is a high degree of confidence that a legal and balanced budget can be recommended to Council on 18th February; and


(e)       That a full and final report with recommendations to set a legal and balanced budget be reported to the Council meeting on 18th February.

Report author: Gary Ferguson

Publication date: 15/04/2020

Date of decision: 28/01/2020

Decided at meeting: 28/01/2020 - Flintshire County Council

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