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):

Cambridgeshire County Council£1,179.85
Cambridgeshire County Council - Adult Social Care Precept£69.98
South Cambridgeshire District Council£140.31
Cambridgeshire Police & Crime Commissioner£198.72
Cambridgeshire Fire Authority£68.76
Parish Council PreceptSee Parish list below

The graph below shows the allocation of Council Tax to the precepting authorities - comparing 2017/18 with 2018/19.

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

(£million)
Gross spending£32.61m
Income-£12.64m
Net expenditure£19.96m
Government funding
       Business rates-£5.47m
       Non-ring fenced grants-£0.09m
       Ring fenced grant0
       Police grant0
Internal funding
       Use of / addition to Reserves-£5.79m
Council tax Requirement£8.62m
Council Tax at Band D£140.31

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):

Village

Parish Council Tax

Great Abington£31.97
Little Abington£65.73
Abington Pigotts£0.00
Arrington£72.07
Babraham£98.20
Balsham£65.90
Bar Hill£89.84
Barrington£111.09
Bartlow£0.00
Barton£56.98
Bassingbourn£61.64
Bourn£76.84
Boxworth£24.22
Caldecote£99.99
Cambourne£130.17
Carlton£33.06
Castle Camps£64.84
Caxton£84.05
Childerley£0.00
Chishill£70.56
Comberton£65.20
Conington£0.00
Coton£71.78
Cottenham£140.19
Croxton£59.45
Croydon£30.18
Dry Drayton£46.30
Duxford£98.23
Elsworth£62.75
Eltisley£65.85
Great & Little Eversden£70.80
Fen Ditton£74.78
Fen Drayton£59.61
Fowlmere£66.04
Foxton£59.84
Fulbourn£91.76
Gamlingay£137.64
Girton£65.23
Little Gransden£56.94
Grantchester£83.07
Graveley£63.07
Hardwick£63.79
Harlton£58.50
Harston£74.06
Haslingfield£135.77
Hatley£56.96
Hauxton£61.36
Heydon£52.80
Hildersham£115.72
Hinxton£76.89
Histon£106.31
Horningsea£104.08
Horseheath£48.18
Ickleton£72.59
Impington£106.31
Kingston£77.04
Knapwell£54.70
Landbeach£63.31
Linton£99.26
Litlington£63.95
Lolworth£55.63
Longstanton£73.93
Longstowe£56.51
Madingley£69.09
Melbourn£124.96
Meldreth£78.37
Milton£71.21
Guilden Morden£79.28
Steeple Morden£57.13
Newton£38.38
Oakington/Westwick£60.07
Orchard Park£94.70
Orwell£91.68
Over£47.39
Pampisford£75.90
Papworth Everard£86.39
Papworth St Agnes£0.00
Rampton£75.44
Sawston£125.85
Great Shelford£110.27
Little Shelford£76.54
Shepreth£72.86
Shingay-cum-Wendy£26.41
Shudy Camps£40.87
Stapleford£70.89
Stow-cum-Quy£49.76
Swavesey£66.88
Tadlow£32.90
Teversham£78.50
Thriplow£35.80
Toft£59.76
South Trumpington£134.98
Waterbeach£82.00
Weston Colville£42.31
West Wickham£59.82
West Wratting£50.04
Whaddon£80.92
Whittlesford£59.12
Great Wilbraham£87.77
Little Wilbraham£63.03
Willingham£79.67
Wimpole£38.38

 

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