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Council funding and spending

The money that Nottinghamshire County Council spends on its services comes from five different sources:

  • general central government grant
  • specific central government grant
  • council tax
  • business rates
  • charges for our services.

Where your council tax goes

Your council tax payment to Nottinghamshire County Council pays for more than 500 services, including 

  • 341 schools
  • 60 libraries
  • 13 household waste and recycling centres
  • road and pavement repairs, including 90,000 street lights
  • fostering and adoption
  • children's centres
  • care and support for vulnerable children and older people
  • trading standards. 

For more information visit our council spending information page

Budget book

Every financial year we must publish a budget book which sets out how we plan to spend our money in the coming year across all services. 

For more information download our budget book 2015/16 [PDF] or download our your council your service 2015/2015 budget book summary leaflet [PDF]

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