Current council budget

Our budget for 2019/20

The budget for 2019/20 was agreed on Thursday 28 February 2019 at the annual Budget Council meeting. Find out more in our newsroom. The new budget comes into effect on Monday 1 April 2019. 

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