Current council budget

Our budget for 2017/18

Our total budget for 2017/18 is £756 million. This funds more than 700 services for people living and working in Brighton & Hove.

Government funding for public services is decreasing and demand for our services is increasing.

Find out how we're spending our budget and where we get our money

Read our news story to learn more about what was agreed in the 2017/18 budget

It costs just under £2.1 million to run our services every day


Council Tax

Council Tax currently provides 17% of our income.

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

Medium term financial strategy

Budgets for previous years

Find out about the budget and charts detailing our funding and services for previous years