Council Budget - Finance

Listed Below is a summary of the functions of Accountancy and Financial Services.


The Provision of professional financial and management accountancy services and advice, budget co-ordination and control, final accounts, the development and maintenance of financial information systems, capital financing, loans, investments and statistics.

Financial Services

Payment of salaries and wages, taxation, superannuation and sickness schemes, calculation and processing of travel claims, arrangement of car loans and leasing facilities, payment of invoices and insurance claims.

Income and Collection

Administration and collection of Sundry Debtor, periodic income and housing rents. The control and reconciliation of banking and all income receipting of cheques received by post, including all Council Tax, Business Rates, Sundry Debtors.


Accountancy Services

Tel: (01902) 696603


Financial Services

Tel: (01902) 696615, 696610


Income and Collection

Tel: (01902) 696639, 696618


Other pages in the section

Budget Consultation for 2021/22

Budget Consultation for 2021/22, Council Budget 2021/22

Council Expenditure over £500

In this section, find out more about Council expenditure over £500 transactions.

Council Statement of Accounts

In this section, find out more about South Staffordshire Council's Statement of Accounts

External Audit

In this section, find out more about who our External Auditors are..

Government Procurement Card Transactions

In this section, find out more about Government Procurement Card Transactions

Medium Term Financial Strategy

In this section, find out more about the council's Medium Term Financial Strategy

Treasury Management

In this section, find out more about our Treasury Management Strategy


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