This paper details the provisional local government finance allocations for 2010-11. The Cabinet Secretary for Finance and Sustainable Growth, John Swinney MSP, announced the allocations to the Scottish Parliament on 26 November 2009. In addition a range of other announcements made by the Cabinet Secretary at the same time in relation to local government budget changes since the publication of the draft budget, the equal pay capitalisation scheme, the review of the local government distribution mechanism, Non-Domestic Rate Income and the Council Tax Freeze, are also summarised.
Read SPICe Briefing: Local Government Finance Allocations 2010-11 (Provisional) (348KB pdf)
Published: 09 December 2009