Decision details

Budget Overview 2023/24 (including Budget Consultation)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To delegate approval to release the draft budget for consultation


That approval of the commencement of the budget consultation be delegated to the Portfolio Holder for Finance, in consultation with the Deputy Chief Executive – Corporate Development (S151)

Reasons for the decision:

To comply with the budgetary and policy framework.

Alternative options considered:

To not commence budget consultation.

Contact: Steven Houchin, Head of Finance Email:, Samantha Knowles, Assistant Director - Finance Email:

Report author: Steven Houchin

Publication date: 12/01/2023

Date of decision: 10/01/2023

Decided at meeting: 10/01/2023 - Cabinet

Effective from: 20/01/2023

Accompanying Documents: