Transparency on Spend

You can search our financial data for a range of information making it easy to see where the council spends taxpayer's money.

Use the drop down menu to find the type of information you need and click search to return the results

Payments over £250

We have published items of spending over £500 since April 2010 and items of spending over £250 from June 2012, just select the year from the drop down menu and click search.

The list includes payments for:

  • Goods and services
  • Grants to third party providers and expenses

Exclusions from the list include the following items (not exhaustive):

  • Banking Investments
  • Parish precepts
  • Election staff payment
  • Refunds
  • Member Allowances
  • Payments relating to employee remuneration
  • Payments relating to benefits and homelessness payments

Certain payments, for example to private individuals, have been redacted under the Freedom of Information and Data Protection Acts.

Payments made with Council Purchasing Cards

The Government's transparency agenda encourages local authorities to make public data openly available, as part of this items of spending via our Purchase Cards can be seen by month, just select the year from the drop down and click search.

Certain data may be redacted to comply with the Freedom of Information and Data Protection Acts.

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