How your council tax is spent

Town and parish spending

Town and parish councils that precept in excess of £140,000 in 2022/23 are required to provide a breakdown of their service expenditure. This applies to the following councils:

Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Swindon and Wiltshire

Wiltshire Council budget and spending plans 2022/23

The budget requirement is the money we need to pay for services once we have taken account of money coming in from fees and charges and specific and general government grants. The budget requirement for Wiltshire Council in 2022/23 is £417.703 million.

Dorset and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service

It is a requirement for Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Authority to set a level of revenue budget and council tax before the start of the forthcoming financial year.

At its budget setting meeting on 9 February 2022, the Authority approved a total net budget requirement of £61.05m to run Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service for the year 2022-23: