Burnley Council’s Budget Book 2021-22

The following document gives full information of the Council’s Revenue Budget for 2021-22 and the Council’s Capital  Investment Programme (CIP)  for 2021/26.

How much is the council’s revenue budget?

The Revenue budget for 2021/21 has been approved by Budget Council on the 24th February 2021 at a figure of £15.419 million compared with a figure of £15.693 million for 2020/21.

In achieving a balanced budget for 2021/22, the council identified ongoing revenue budget savings of £0.181m.

Approximately 47% of the net budget requirement is paid for by Council Tax payers.

The council tax was set for the year at £2,067.19 for a band D property. This represented a 3.6% increase from 2020/21.

The Burnley Council element of this was £312.28 (approximately 15.1%) and was a 1.99% increase from 2020/21.

The report available to download from the column on the right shows how the council funds its services and how the costs are distributed amongst its services.