Council spending


Information on our spending and budgets, what money councillors are able to claim and how you can do business with us

Leicestershire remains the lowest-funded county in the country - find out more about how we're leading calls for reform

We publish information on council spending, including statements of accounts and payments to suppliers, to promote openess and transparency in what we do.

We publish a list of any payments over £500 made to Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise Organisations

The financial pressures impacting local government mean that we’re in new territory.

Find out how to apply for contracts to supply goods, work and services to us. Also read our supplier code of conduct and modern slavery statement.

Read about the council's financial strategy

Council tax pays for around a third of the cost of local services, and applies to nearly all domestic properties

We are committed to reducing fraud, corruption, bribery and money laundering.


Graphic showing latest news on council's budget

Plan protects public services during tough economic times and includes £57m investment in support

Support for vulnerable people is at the heart of the proposals

The 20 lowest funded councils are calling for change to prevent higher Council Tax and poorer services