Decision details

Decision details

Revenue Budget Monitoring 2018/19 - Quarter 3

Decision Maker: EXECUTIVE

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To report the quarter 3 revenue budget monitoring 2018/19 report.


1.      That the revenue forecast outturn position of an overspend of £1.9M (before the release of the contingency), be noted.

2.      That the budget includes £2.1M of contingency against which no call has yet been made.  If this contingency is released, then this results in an underspend of £0.2M.

3.      To request officers to continue to look for compensatory savings in order to deliver a balanced budget (before contingency).

4.      That the Chief Executive and the Director of Resources (s.151 Officer), in consultation with the Leader and Deputy Leader and Executive Member for Corporate Resources, be authorised to approve the 2018/19 revenue, capital and HRA provisional financial outturn positions, subject to audit, as set out in paragraphs 1-3 in the report.

5.      That this delegation is subject to the final outturn position not being more than 1% over/under net budget.

Report author: Denis Galvin

Publication date: 04/04/2019

Date of decision: 02/04/2019

Decided at meeting: 02/04/2019 - EXECUTIVE

Effective from: 12/04/2019

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