Agenda item

Quarter Three Financial Outturn Update 2019/2020


The Lead Finance Officer presented the above report, a copy of which had previously been circulated.  He advised that the purpose of the report was for Members to consider and approve Council’s Quarter 3 financial outturn and position at 31st December 2019.


Councillor Cooper welcomed the positive response received from the Finance Minister regarding a meeting to discuss the Rates Support Grant.  He acknowledged that five of the other affected Councils had also expressed a willingness to be involved in this process.  He stated that there was a clear line of attack in terms of the joint approach being adopted and looked forward to this being progressed.


The Committee


Recommended       that approval be granted to the 9-month financial position and note the surplus of £214k generated for the first 9 months of the 2019/2020 financial year.



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