We are required to publish a range of information from a variety of sources to help create transparency. 

Information that is available on our website is freely available for re-use under the provisions of the Open Government Licence.

The links below will take you to the relevant data for each area.

Pay, expenses and senior officer structure

Including:

  • Pay Multiple and Pay Policy Statement

  • Senior officer structure, salaries and benefits

  • Councillors’ allowance and expenditure

Council finance

Including:

  • Final Accounts and Budget Book

  • Expenditure over £250 - details of payments made by us that are over £250 (including VAT) (Over £500 for the period 1 April 2010 to 31 October 2014)

  • Building Control Financial Statement 2014/15

  • All procurement card transactions

Procurement information (with a value over £5,000)

Including:

  • Archive Contracts Register

  • Latest Opportunities Contracts Register

  • Waste Contract

Parking

Car parking data including income and expenditure:

Further information on car parking, such as car parking locations, can be found on the Car Parking page.

Datasets from Freedom of Information requests

The datasets below are published in response to information frequently requested under the Freedom of Information Act regarding business rates. The data is updated monthly.

Current business rate credits (as at 10 July 2017)

Current business rate write-ons (as at 10 July 2017)

Current list of business rate properties (as at 10 July 2017)

Current list of business rate empty properties (as at 10 July 2017)

Please note the following exclusions:

  • the account reference as this is used for security purposes

  • the names of individuals due to data protection reasons.

We do not disclose the names of individuals as doing so would breach the Data Protection Act's data protection principles. The first principle states that personal information must be processed fairly and lawfully. Sole traders reasonably expect that their names will not be published and therefore this information is exempt.

Other