Issue details

Local Government Act 2003 Requirement 2024/25

It is a legal requirement under Section 25 of the Local Government Act 2003 for this report to be presented to Council for consideration immediately prior to setting the Budget and Council Tax. The recommendations aim to ensure that Council is aware of the opinion of the Chief Finance Officer regarding the robustness of the budget as proposed and the adequacy of general balances and reserves.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure / Saving > £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 26/07/2023

Decision due: 31 Jan 2024 by Corporate Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Decision due: 13 Feb 2024 by Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale Locality Board

Decision due: 13 Feb 2024 by Cabinet

Lead director: Director of Corporate Services

Department: Corporate Services Directorate

Contact: Howorth Karen ( for Adult Care Directorate & Public Health & Integrated Directorate ) Email: Tel: 01706 925473.

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