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Financial Information

If you have any queries regarding the Parish Council's Finances, please contact Mrs Joanna Noles, Clerk and RFO, Charlton Kings Parish Council, 26 Church Street, Charlton Kings, Cheltenham, GL53 8AR 01242 250087 or

Internal Audit Reports

The end of year accounts and internal control procedures are reviewed annually by the internal auditor who is independent of the Parish Council.

Precept and Budget for 2023-24 and beyond

The Precept is that element of your Council Tax that is paid to Charlton Kings Parish Council. The precept for the year 2023/24 is £213,095 and, together with the budget for the year, was agreed at the Full Council meeting on 30th January 2023.

It is anticipated that a further £104,442 will be met from earned income, grant income and reserves. Therefore, the budget for 2023/24 is £317,537.

Draft budgets for 2024/25 and 2025/26 are included in the budget document for 2023/24. Formal approval of the budget for the next financial year takes place at January Full Council meetings.

Monthly Payments List

As from November 2018, links to the Payments Lists that come to each Full Council meeting for ratification can be found here.

Financial Regulations

Risk Management

The Council regularly reviews its Risk Management strategy and has adopted a prudent Investment Strategy.

Register of Assets

The Clerk maintains a Register of Assets. Please contact the Parish Office on or 01242 250087 if you would like further information about the Register or would like to inspect it.

Grants Awarded

The Parish Council makes small awards to community groups in Charlton Kings. For further information regarding grants awarded, please see our Community Grants page.

Procurement Information

Here you can find details of any invitations to tender for contracts to provide goods and/or services with a value exceeding £5,000. At present, there are no tenders to display.

Last updated: Mon, 18 Sep 2023 16:13