{meta} Decision - Precept Payments 2021/22.

Decision details

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Salford City Council - Record of Decision


I, Councillor Bill Hinds, Lead Member for Finance and Support Services, in exercise of the powers contained within the Council Constitution, do hereby approve that the payment of precepts in 2021/22, should be made in twelve equal instalments on the 20th of each month (or on the first working day thereafter if the 20th falls on a weekend or on a bank holiday) as follows:


Tuesday                     20 April 2021

Thursday                   20 May 2021

Monday                      21 June 2021

Tuesday                     20 July 2021

Friday                        20 August 2021

Monday                      20 September 2021

Wednesday               20 October 2021

Monday                      22 November 2021

Monday                      20 December 2021

Thursday                   20 January 2022

Monday                      21 February 2022

Monday                      21 March 2022


The Reasons are that the Council is required to agree with precepting authorities a schedule of instalments each year for payments from the Collection Fund to those authorities.


Options considered and rejected were - n/a – the dates are in accordance with the general agreement across Greater Manchester Authorities.


Assessment of Risk: Low


The source of funding is - n/a


Legal Advice: n/a


Financial Advice obtained - yes


Procurement Advice obtained n/a


The following documents have been used to assist the decision process.

  • Local Authority (Funds) (England) Regulations 1992


Contact Officer: David Eden                      Tel No: 0161 793 3228


This decision is not subject to consideration by another Lead Member.


The appropriate scrutiny panel to call-in the decision is the Overview and Scrutiny Board.




Signed: Councillor Hinds                                        Dated: 5th January 2021

Lead Member for Finance & Support Services



This decision was published on 5th January 2021.                                            


This decision will come into force at 4.00 p.m. on 12th January 2021, unless it is called-in in accordance with the decision-making process rules.


Publication date: 05/01/2021

Date of decision: 05/01/2021

Decided at meeting: 05/01/2021 - Lead Member for Finance and Support Services Briefing

Effective from: 13/01/2021

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