ENABLING PARISH & TOWN COUNCILS IN GLOUCESTERSHIRE SINCE 1939

Budgeting for clerks and finance staff

This session is aimed at officers of parish & town councils, who are involved in preparing and monitoring budgets.

Topics include:
• setting a budget and precept
• Contingencies and reserves
• how the council tax base affects the budget
• Inflation
• budget monitoring

By the end of this session you will:
• Understand how and when to prepare a budget
• Know how to approve and issue a precept
• Be aware of the factors that affect a budget
• Understand how to manage a budget

Session leader: Steve Parkinson, The Parkinson Partnership LLP
Steve is a former Town Clerk & an accountant with 30 years' experience in public sector finance, who specialises in advice & training for the local council sector

Cost £30 per person (members only); £60 per person non-members

19 October 2021 10 - 11.30am (Fully booked)

2 November 2021 10 - 11.30am

30 November 2021 10 - 11.30am

Last updated: Wed, 22 Sep 2021 11:52