Council spending


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

Councils across the country are facing unprecedented budget challenges Find out more below. 

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

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

Find out how to apply for contracts to supply goods, works 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.


Piles of pound coins

Accounts show budget is on track but highlights growing social care pressures

Our full county council meets today - watch online from 2pm

Our four-year budget will be finalised at our full county council meeting