Current council budget

Our budget for 2019/20

The current budget for 2019/20 was agreed on Thursday 28 February 2019 at the annual Budget Council meeting. Find out more in our newsroom. The next annual Budget Council meeting will take place on Thursday 27 February 2020 and the new budget will come into effect on Wednesday 1 April 2020. 

It costs just over £2 million to run our services every day


Cost of our services

Council Tax

Council Tax currently provides 18.9% of our income.

Your Council Tax bill also includes funding for Sussex Police and East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service.

Get the figures for your 2019/20 Council Tax bill.

Medium term financial strategy

Council budget books