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Decade of austerity sees 30% drop in library spending

Decade of austerity sees 30% drop in library spending

Data released by CIPFA (Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy) shows a 29.6% decline in spend on libraries since austerity began in 2009/10.

National spending on libraries top...

 

CIPFA Service Reporting Code of Practice (SeRCOP) 2021/22: Service Expenditure Analysis (SEA)

CIPFA Service Reporting Code of Practice (SeRCOP) 2021/22: Service Expenditure Analysis (SEA)

The second consultation for the CIPFA Service Reporting Code of Practice, Service Expenditure Analysis for England and Wales is now under way.

 

'How To' Videos for CIPFAstats & Benchmarking

'How To' Videos for CIPFAstats & Benchmarking

Our interactive tools for both the Benchmarking and CIPFAstats services allow you to:

  • easily select those areas of your service you are interested in
  • deepen your understanding of...

 

Council tax in England to rise by 3.7%

Council tax in England to rise by 3.7%

CIPFA has revealed English households are set to face an increase of £64.65, or 3.7%, in their average council tax bill for 2020/21.

 

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