Our Budget

Funding and spending explained


Local Government as a whole is faced with an unprecedented set of financial challenges and the Fire Authority is no exception.

The budget is prepared for the medium term (the next five years). 


The Fire Authority approves the budget at the February Fire Authority each year. More detail can be found within the Fire Authority's Documents.

More detail on the Fire Authority's budget can be found in the council tax leaflets.  

Related documents

Budget Books

The Budget Book provides a detailed break-down of the budget for the current financial year and shows how it will be funded.

Financial Strategy

The Financial Strategy provides a summary of what The Authority expects to spend over the next five years, based upon current funding estimates.