Aberystwyth Council

Finance and Budgets

Introducing the Council's Finance

Aberystwyth Town Council receives income from precept from taxpayers, but also receives income from grants and funding applications.


Annually, the Council decides on the budget for the following year and will seek to ensure that the expenditure as close to budget as possible.

The Council distributes grants to any local organisations which applies in April of each year. The grant forms available on the website.

The Council spends on staff, maintenance of parks, recreation and Christmas lights and any expenditure to ensure that Aberystwyth is a great place to live.


The Meeting of Finance meets monthly (excluding August) and residents are encouraged to attend those meetings.

 

Statement of payments to councillors 2017-18