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Local Government Settlements: Broxtowe

Volume 464: debated on Tuesday 16 October 2007

27. To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government if she will review the impact of floors and ceilings in the local government settlements on Broxtowe local authority. (158177)

Floor damping ensures that the year-on-year change for all authorities is limited i.e. that no authority receives a large year-on-year decrease. Although Broxtowe has been a net contributor to the floor over the past five years, it has received year-on-year increases in formula grant well above inflation throughout this period.