Your Council Tax explained
After careful consideration, Rochford District Council has agreed to increase its element of Council Tax by 2.97% in 2023/24. The amount relating to the District Council will increase from £245.16 to £252.45 for an average band D property.
A breakdown of the other preceptor’s elements of the Council Tax bill for 2023/24 is shown below; this includes Essex County Council, the Fire and Rescue Authority, the Police and the Town/Parish Councils.
Taking these other elements into account, the overall Council Tax bill for an average Band D property will be £2,076.12 in 2023/24, an increase of £82.15.
PFCC = Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner
|Authority||2022/2023 £||2023/2024 £||Increase £|
|Essex County Council||1,231.65||1,252.71||21.06|
|Essex County Council Social Care Levy||169.47||197.46||27.99|
|Essex County Fire and Rescue (PFCC)||75.33||80.28||4.95|
|Essex Police, Fire & Crime Commissioner (PFCC)||218.52||233.46||14.94|
|Town/Parish Councils (average)||53.84||59.76||5.92|
|Rochford District Council||245.16||252.45||7.29|