A summary of local authority spending and income for the first years (1990/91 and 1991/92) of the community charge, and comparison with previous years.
Information about 1993/4 budgets. Information about how local spending is financed. Key points include: Local authority gross spending was nearly £65 billion in 1991/92, of which 34% was on education and 16% on housing.
Local authority spending accounted for 27.4% of General Government Expenditure in 1991/92, and 9.3% of domestic expenditure in 1992.