How your Council Tax is calculated

The Council Tax you pay funds a wide range of public services across the district and county area.

For Adult Social Care authorities, your bill shows two percentage changes: one for the part of the overall change attributable to Adult Social Care precept, and one for the part attributable to the general expenditure.

To find out more about how the money you pay is spent, please visit the following websites:

Your total bill is made up of the following (for an average band D property):

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Authority

Amount

Cambridgeshire County Council

£1264.96

Cambridgeshire County Council - Adult Social Care Precept

£134.81

South Cambridgeshire District Council

£155.31

Cambridgeshire Police & Crime Commissioner

£247.59

Cambridgeshire Fire Authority

£73.53

Parish Council Precept

See Parish list below

 

The tables below show how the South Cambridgeshire District Council element of your Council Tax is calculated (for an average band D property):

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Net expenditure £21.58m £34.75m
Category 2020 to 2021 (£million) 2021 to 2022 (£million)
Gross spending £109.38m £111.26m
Income -£87.80m -£76.51m

 

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Government funding 2020 to 2021 (£million) 2021 to 2022 (£million)
Business rates -£11.79m -£9.14m
Non-ring fenced grants -£2.89m -£2.47m

 

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Council Tax at band D £150.31 £155.31
Internal funding 2020 to 2021 (£million) 2021 to 2022 (£million)
Use of / addition to reserves -£1.38m -£13.14m
Council tax requirement £9.67m £10.00m


The table below shows the amount each Parish Council in South Cambridgeshire has agreed to charge for their proportion of Council Tax (for an average band D property):

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TOTALS 6,105,075.29 7,844.63
Parish 2021 to 22 (£) Band D Council Tax Parish Council Precept
Abington Pigotts - -
Arrington 13,000 74.37
Babraham 16,144.45 96.50
Balsham 48,400 64.45
Bar Hill 150,000 103.68
Barrington 75,573.22 156.86
Bartlow -   -  
Barton 30,000 76.30
Bassingbourn 110,863 90.25
Bourn 35,000 81.17
Boxworth - -  
Caldecote 83,900 106.18
Cambourne 551,700 142.23
Carlton 4,300 43.22
Castle Camps 20,200 74.16
Caxton 18,984 77.39
Childerley -   -  
Chishill 23,500 70.36
Comberton 59,400 64.23
Conington -   -  
Coton 26,000 69.28
Cottenham 299,274 122.96
Croxton 4,500 61.90
Croydon 4,140 40.23
Dry Drayton 16,175 52.58
Duxford 99,497 128.45
Elsworth 23,000 75.21
Eltisley 19,367 103.46
Fen Ditton 32,806 84.42
Fen Drayton 26,850 71.96
Fowlmere 47,730 83.25
Foxton 45,000 80.80
Fulbourn 183,000 94.60
Gamlingay  206,000 138.02
Girton 130,956 69.39
Grantchester 21,099 83.00
Graveley 7,434 78.83
Great & Little Eversden 29,000 76.82
Great Abington 12,500 28.47
Great Shelford 250,857 124.73
Great Wilbraham 30,188 103.21
Guilden Morden 34,123 78.05
Hardwick 60,366 60.61
Harlton 8,500 56.89
Harston 62,480 75.39
Haslingfield 96,517 136.32
Hatley 6,900 73.95
Hauxton 44,205 74.86
Heydon 6,000 48.54
Hildersham 13,000 124.52
Hinxton 13,812 85
Histon 209,651.07 116.35
Horningsea 18,208 110.42
Horseheath 15,000 71.19
Ickleton 25,500 74.17
Impington 179,504.78 116.35
Kingston 10,311 81.25
Knapwell 2,500 54.47
Landbeach 27,000 69.23
Linton 178,013.91 102.84
Litlington 23,000 65.49
Little Abington 18,930 72.17
Little Gransden 8,600 60.61
Little Shelford 30,600 80.13
Little Wilbraham 13,453 70.36
Lolworth 4,250 57.12
Longstanton 73,347 61.67
Longstowe 5,250 57.25
Madingley 15,008 135.70
Melbourn 275,300 137.16
Meldreth 66,000 84.27
Milton 133,000 75.50
Newton 9,000 48.67
Northstowe 66,472.80 81.99
Oakington/Westwick 61,225 103.11
Orchard Park 81,650 98.42
Orwell 52,055 99.21
Over 85,000 75.66
Pampisford 13,000 82.07
Papworth Everard 115,900 85.99
Papworth St Agnes - -  
Rampton 14,500 72.57
Sawston 345,921 136.39
Shepreth 42,058 120.68
Shingay-cum-Wendy 1,500 27.88
Shudy Camps 7,375 50.03
South Trumpington 19,923.06 56.38
Stapleford 75,000 80.60
Steeple Morden 31,500 60.37
Stow-cum-Quy 10,650 49.98
Swavesey 83,377 80.89
Tadlow 2,705 32.91
Teversham 78,000 75.33
Thriplow 22,648 45.46
Toft 15,000 45.66
Waterbeach 168,092 84
West Wickham 12,000 61.92
West Wratting 12,358 51.77
Weston Colville 12,500 61.79
Whaddon 16,998 79.88
Whittlesford 70,000 85.64
Willingham 135,000 83.32
Wimpole 9,000 65.31

 

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