Council's spending power to fall by 1.8%

Council's spending power to fall by 1.8%

Local authorities will be allowed to raise council tax by up to 2% in 2015/16, local government minister Kris Hopkins announced today.

Report reveals mixed views on New Homes Bonus as scheme receives £1.2bn boost

Less than a third of planning officers think the Government’s New Homes Bonus scheme has brought a more ‘strategic and coordinated approach’ to the building of new homes.

Report reveals mixed views on New Homes Bonus as scheme receives £1.2bn boost

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