October 19, 2017
Big Ben and Houses of Parliament and Portcullis House from Westminster Bridge

DCN Briefing ‘The future availability of resources for the provision of District Council services in two-tier areas’ (House of Lords debate)

The District Councils’ Network briefing for the  debate on ‘The future availability of resources for the provision of District Council services in two-tier areas’ can be […]
September 25, 2017
Big Ben and Houses of Parliament and Portcullis House from Westminster Bridge

DCN Budget Submission Autumn 2017

The DCN Submission to the Autumn Budget 2017 can be found at this link 
September 25, 2017

DISTRICT COUNCILS CALL FOR COUNCIL TAX RAISING POWERS FOR NEW HEALTH PRECEPT

District councils must be able to raise council tax by 2 per cent to invest in prevention measures that would help relieve the ever increasing demand […]
May 9, 2017
Cash, pound sterling, One-pound coin, two-pound coin, twenty pence piece, fifty pence piece

DCN Responds to 100% Business Rates Consultations

The DCN’s response to the DCLG consultation into 100 per cent retention of business rates reiterates that the final design of any new system must be […]