Council Tax changes for 2022-23
On the front of your Council Tax bill there are a set of figures showing how much your Council Tax has changed since the last financial year. Each of the four categories which make up your Council Tax changes by a different amount. The starting point are the amounts charged in 2021-22.
Bury Council categories
On your bill there are two categories relating to Bury Council:
- Bury Council general element - main part of the Council Tax used for all the services we provide
- Adult Social Care Precept - a portion of the Council Tax dedicated to providing social care for adults
The Bury Council general element increased by 1.94% of the total amount charged by the council last year. The Adult Social Care precept increased by 1% of the total amount charged by the council last year.
|Valuation band||2021-22 Bury Council charge||1.94% increase for Bury Council general element||1% increase for Adult Social Care Precept|
|Valuation band||2021-22||+ Bury Council increase||2022-23|
|Valuation band||2021-22||+ Adult Social Care increase||2022-23|
Mayoral Police and Crime Commissioner Precept
This part of your Council Tax pays towards policing in the region. For 2022-23 this portion of your bill has increased by 4.6%.
|Valuation band||2021-22||+4.6% increase||2022-23|
Mayoral General Precept (including Fire Services)
Most of this money from this part of the bill goes towards providing a regional Fire and Rescue Service. It also includes a contribution to fund the Mayor of Greater Manchester and the functions he is responsible for. For 2022-23 this portion of your bill has increased by 13.2%.
|Valuation band||2021-22||+13.2% increase||2022-23|
Total changes for 2022-23
When all the changes have been combined together your Council Tax has increased by 3.6%.
|Valuation band||2021-22||+3.6% increase||2022-23|