Serving the people of Belper

Financial Information

Annual Governance and Accountability Return 2019-20

Annual Governance and Accountability Return 2018-19

The Council's External Auditor is PKF Littlejohn.


Postal Address:

PKF Littlejohn LLP, 1 Westferry Circus, Canary Wharf, LONDON , E14 4HD

Previous Years' Annual Returns


The Precept is that element of your Council Tax that is paid to Belper Town Council.

Every year, the Town Council draws up budgets and calculates how much money it needs for the next Financial Year. These are usually approved at the December Full Council meeting and then submitted to Amber Valley Borough Council.

The Precept for 2018/19 has been set at £278,697; details of the Precept submission can be found in the minutes for the November 2017 Full Council meeting.

The Precept for 2019/20 has been set at £284,271 - a 2% increase on the 2018/19 amount.

AVBC co-ordinate the other demands from Derbyshire County Council, Police and themselves and calculate the rate to be paid from 1st April that year.


Financial Regulations

  • Financial Regulations (PDF, 261 Kb)

    Financial Regulations - how Belper Town Council conforms to financial practices and externally related policies.

Town Council's Insurance

The Town Council is insured by Zurich.

Fees and Charges

Last updated: Thu, 12 Nov 2020 09:21