What your Council Tax is spent on

Where the money comes from
Where2019/20202020/2021
Government Grant (S.31 grant) £11.8m £13.7m
Business Rates retained* £78.5m £81.7m
Business Rates top up £34.7m £34.9m
Council Tax £116.7m £121.4m
Greater Manchester Police £19.2m £19.2m
Greater Manchester Fire (including Mayoral Precept) £8.4m £8.4m
Loss on Collection Fund - -
Use of Reserves - -
  £269.3m £279.3m
Where the money goes
Where2019/20202020/2021
Wigan Council Services £219m £229.3m
Shevington and Haigh Parish £0.1m £0.1m
Greater Manchester Police £19.2m £19.2m
Greater Manchester Fire £6.1m £6.1m
Greater Manchester Mayoral Precept £2.3m £2.3m
Passenger Transport Levy £22.7m £22.3m
Loss of Collection Fund - -
  £269.3m £279.3m
What Wigan Council spends the money on
On what2019/20202020/2021
Places £34.3m £56.6m
People £170.3m £153.3m
Resources £14.3 £19.4m
Capital Charges - -
Passenger Transport Levy £22.7m £22.3m
Environment Agency Flood Defence Levy £0.2m £0.2m
  £241.8m £251.8m
Money Needed (Based on band D value)
Needed for2020/2021
Money we and our levying bodies need to fund our services £2,729.33
Precept for Police and Crime Commissioner for Greater Manchester £208.30
Precept for Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Authority £90.05
Total (A) £3,028.58
Income
Income2020/2021
Business Rates income £1,264.47
Government Grant (S.31 grant) £149.03
Total (B) £1,413.50
Council Tax we need to charge for a band D property
Property typeTax
Amount of Council Tax we need to charge for a band D property £1,615.08

There will be a small additional charge for properties in the parishes of Haigh and Shevington. At band D £8.24 for Haigh and £23.04 for Shevington.

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