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Cheshire residents asked to accept increase in police precept

Cheshire residents asked to accept increase in police precept

Cheshire's police and crime commissioner is asking Cheshire residents if they are willing to support an increase to the police precept to put more feet…
Cheshire East approves budget with maximum council tax increase

Cheshire East approves budget with maximum council tax increase

Cheshire East Council has voted to approve its budget plan for 2018-19 at a meeting of the full council on Thursday, 22nd February. As a result Council…
Cabinet backs budget proposals, including keeping library open and 5.99% rise in council tax

Cabinet backs budget proposals, including keeping library open and 5.99% rise in council tax

Cheshire East Cabinet have today (Tuesday, 6th February) backed the Council's budget plans for 2018 to 21 which includes a proposal to increase council…
Fire Authority proposes to increase council tax further following new Government guidelines

Fire Authority proposes to increase council tax further following new Government guidelines

Having recently sought views on proposals to increase its share of council tax (called a precept) by 1.99% in 2018/19, Cheshire Fire Authority is now…
Parish Council votes to increase precept by 3%

Parish Council votes to increase precept by 3%

At their meeting on Monday, 8th January, Alderley Edge Parish Council agreed to increase the precept by 3% for the next financial year. The precept, the…
Police & Crime Commissioner says majority support 5% increase in police precept

Police & Crime Commissioner says majority support 5% increase in police precept

Cheshire Police & Crime Commissioner says members of the public have given a clear indication of their opinion on the policing precept. David Keane…
Residents asked if they'd support 5% increase in police precept

Residents asked if they'd support 5% increase in police precept

Cheshire residents are being asked if they would be happy to accept an increase in the police precept (which is one component of homeowners' annual council…
Cheshire East looks to increase income from Council Tax by 7%

Cheshire East looks to increase income from Council Tax by 7%

Having attended a budget briefing on Monday 11th December, Councillor Craig Browne reported on the latest news regarding Council Tax. He said "One of…
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Cheshire East to crack down on council tax cheats

Cheshire East to crack down on council tax cheats

Cheshire East is to run data checks on households claiming council tax discounts in order to find instances where incorrect awards have been made. All…
Cheshire East approves Council Tax rise of nearly 5%

Cheshire East approves Council Tax rise of nearly 5%

Cheshire East Council has voted through a Council Tax increase to help meet the huge financial challenge it faces particularly in adult social care. Of…
Fire Authority agrees Council Tax increase and further review of staffing at Wilmslow station

Fire Authority agrees Council Tax increase and further review of staffing at Wilmslow station

Following a consultation about its plans for the year ahead, members of the Cheshire Fire Authority have agreed to increase the service's Council Tax…
Council tax set to rise 4.99% in bid to save £100m

Council tax set to rise 4.99% in bid to save £100m

Cheshire East Council, along with other local authorities, is facing difficult financial challenges over the next three years, having to offset the loss…
After last year's 50% increase parish precept to remain same to protect cash flow

After last year's 50% increase parish precept to remain same to protect cash flow

Having increased the precept by 50% last year to cover the cost of running the Medical Centre and Festival Hall in the short term, Alderley Edge Parish…
Proposals to save £100m over 3 years include nearly 4% increase in Council Tax

Proposals to save £100m over 3 years include nearly 4% increase in Council Tax

Cheshire East Council has today published a report which outlines its draft proposals for how the council can save £100m to balance the books over…
Cheshire East offer Council Tax incentive

Cheshire East offer Council Tax incentive

One lucky Cheshire East resident could win £5,000 thanks to a national Council Tax promotion that Cheshire East Council has joined. The Council…
Cheshire Fire Authority to increase precept by 1.99%

Cheshire Fire Authority to increase precept by 1.99%

Cheshire Fire Authority has agreed a new £42 million budget for 2016-17 and decided to increase the amount needed from local Council Tax by 1.99%.…
Cheshire Police to increase precept by 3.2%

Cheshire Police to increase precept by 3.2%

Police & Crime Commissioner John Dwyer has agreed a 3.2% (10p per week) increase in the police precept for 2016/17 which will enable him to add an…