In accordance with its Constitution and good practice, the council is required to consult with its local stakeholders in relation to budget policy.

Harrogate Borough Council Budget 2017/18 closed on 17th October 2016.

In relation to the budget for 2016/17 both a web based and paper based consultation was carried out from 25th September to 13th November 2015 and sought views from the District Panel (850 residents), local residents via the council's 'Have Your Say' web page, press release, Harrogate Borough Council employees, Harrogate Borough Council Councillors, Parish Councillors, the Voluntary and Community Sector, local businesses and external partners.

In total, 561 responses to the budget survey were received - please see the full results of the consultation, together with the full list of literal responses.


Page last updated 18/10/2016