Decision details

Council Tax Setting for 2023/24

Decision Maker: Flintshire County Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To set the Council Tax charges for 2023-24 as part of the Council’s wider budget strategy.


(a)       That the 2023/24 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 2023/24 Council Tax charges for second homes and long-term empty homes be endorsed.  Also, where exceptions do not apply, to charge the Council Tax Premium rate of 75% above the standard rate of Council Tax for designated long-term empty dwellings and 100% for second homes from 1st April 2023; 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: 13/03/2023

Date of decision: 23/02/2023

Decided at meeting: 23/02/2023 - Flintshire County Council

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