Latest budget news

Latest Budget news

Council continues with budget plans for 2019

Published 2 January 2019
Telford & Wrekin Council is set to continue its agreed two year budget plan, against a background of continuing cuts in Government grants hitting the Council’s finances.


Council tax set to increase as more multi-million pound Government cuts bite

Published 12 December 2018
With Government grant cuts to councils expected to continue, which have forced some councils to near bankruptcy, Telford & Wrekin will press ahead with its financial plans in 2019.


Dangers clear for all in funding settlement

Published 7 February 2018
The leader of Telford & Wrekin Council has issued a last ditch plea to the area’s MPs to join him in standing up for local services when the House of Commons debates the final Local Government Finance Settlement for 2018/19 today.


Council continues budget plans ahead of further challenges

Published 2 January 2018
Telford & Wrekin's latest budget proposals are set to continue the Council’s budget strategy and plans it began last year.


Service and Financial Planning report released

Published on 6 January 2017
Download and view the Service and Financial Planning report 2017/18 to 2018/19


Plan outlined ahead of budget consultation

Published on 6 January 2017
Telford & Wrekin Council is set to outline its next set of budget proposals at a meeting on Thursday evening before asking residents for their views on its budget proposals.


Council budget approved for next two years

Published on 4 March 2016
Telford & Wrekin Council has now approved its budget for the next two years, which includes £30m worth of cuts to services and a council tax increase of 3.2 per cent.

Last updated: 10.51am on Friday 4 January 2019