The Authority secures approximately 35% of its funding from Government support and local non-domestic rates; the remaining amount is met through Council Tax payments.
By charging directly for the services we provide, our decisions are more transparent and you can hold us accountable for our spending plans.
At the meeting of the Combined Fire Authority on 16 February 2022 we set a net expenditure budget requirement for 2022/23 of £30.202million. This represents a 2.94% increase on the 2021/22 budget of £29.338 million.
The revenue and capital budgets are approved on an annual basis by the Combined Fire Authority. The revenue and capital budget books for 2022/23 and 2021/22 are available from the links below: