Budget Working Group

Current Members

All Councillors

Terms of Reference


Membership of the Working Group shall be the Clerk and any Councillors that wish to attend

Conduct of meetings

The Working Group will act at all times in accordance with the Council’s Standing Orders.


To consider and make recommendations to the Parish Council for a budget for the following financial year, based on the following areas, as outlined in the Joint Panel on Accountability & Governance (JPAG) Practitioners Guide updated March 2020:

  • decide the form and level of detail of the budget;
  • review the current year budget and spending;
  • determine the cost of spending plans;
  • assess levels of income;
  • bring together spending and income plans; and
  • provide for contingencies and consider the need for reserves

Reviewed and approved by Council at the meeting held on 3rd May 2022 under minute reference 15/05/22-23