Decision details

Decision details

Revenue Budget Monitoring Provisional Forecast Outturn September 2017 (Quarter 2)

Decision Maker: EXECUTIVE

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The report sets out the provisional outturn financial position for 2017/18 as at the end of September 2017. It sets out spend against the approved budget and it excludes the Housing Revenue Account which is subject to a separate report.


1.         That the forecast revenue outturn position which is currently to overspend budget by £3.3M (over budget by £0.6M in September 2016) be noted.

2.         To note that the budget includes £2.1M of contingency costs against which no call has yet been made.  If this contingency is released then this results in an overspend of £1.275M.

3.         That officers be requested to continue to look for compensatory savings in order to deliver a balanced budget.


Report author: Denis Galvin

Publication date: 07/12/2017

Date of decision: 05/12/2017

Decided at meeting: 05/12/2017 - EXECUTIVE

Effective from: 15/12/2017

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