The average level of parish council precepts on council tax in England in 2008-09, the latest date for which an estimate has been made, is £45. This figure is published in Table A3b of ‘Local Government Financial Statistics No. 19 2009’, a copy of which is available in the Library of the House or on the Communities and Local Government website.
The estimate for 2009-10 will be published in ‘Local Government Financial Statistics No. 20 2010’ in June 2010. No date has been set for the publishing of the estimate for 2010-11.