Leader of Kingston Council welcomes business rate reforms following 18-month campaign for change
The Leader of the Council, Councillor Kevin Davis, has welcomed an announcement by Chancellor George Osborne that local councils will be able to keep the proceeds from business rates raised locally.
£1.75 million rise in Council Tax and rent collection in Kingston
The latest financial results for the borough show that an additional £1.75m in rent and Council Tax has been collected, increasing the revenue we can feed back into essential frontline services.
Investing in local priorities and freezing Council Tax amid tough financial circumstances
We announced today that Council Tax will be frozen across the borough for the next financial year despite the need to find around £37million in savings over the next four years.
Conclusion of the audit of accounts 2013/14
The audit of accounts for the financial year 2013 to 2014 has now concluded and the audited Statement of Accounts is now available for inspection.
Notice of inspection and audit of accounts 2013/14
Each year, the Council’s accounts are independently audited. Any person interested has the opportunity to inspect the accounts and certain related documents.
Council Tax frozen, more money for vital services
Council Tax bills in Kingston are set to be frozen for the year ahead.