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What next for local government?

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Carolyn Downs, Chief Executive, Local Government Association

Carolyn Downs, Chief Executive, Local Government Association


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  • 1. What next for local government?Carolyn DownsChief ExecutiveLocal Government Association7 December 2012
  • 2. This is what we would once have called a funding shortfall £60,000 Net Expenditure Income £55,000£ (million) £50,000 £45,000 £40,000 2010/11 2012/13 2014/15 2016/17 2019/20 2011/12 2013/14 2015/16 2017/18 2018/19
  • 3. Living within our means: the squeezeon service spending for all councils Soci a l Ca re - Chi l dren Soci a l Ca re - Adul ts Envi ronment (i nc Wa s te) Money a va i l a bl e for a l l other s ervi ces £60,000 £50,000 £40,000 Money available for all other services£ (million) £30,000 Environmental £20,000 £10,000 Social Care £0 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16 2016/17 2017/18 2018/19 2019/20
  • 4. “Don’t Panic!” “Yes but, no but!”
  • 5. Living within our means: the squeezeon service spending for all councils Soci a l Ca re - Chi l dren Soci a l Ca re - Adul ts Envi ronment (i nc Wa s te) Money a va i l a bl e for a l l other s ervi ces £60,000 £50,000 £40,000 Money available for all other services£ (million) £30,000 Environmental £20,000 £10,000 Social Care £0 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16 2016/17 2017/18 2018/19 2019/20
  • 6. The impact of cuts in the last 12 months…and the next 12 months Last 12 months Next 12 months 100 90 80 72% 70 55% 60 50 40 27% 30 17% 20% 20 8% 10 0 Improved Worsened stayed the same ComRes survey of councillors: November 2012
  • 7. Councils’ borrowing 140 120 100 Public sector net borrowing 80 60 40 n o b £ l i 20 0 Local government -20 net borrowing -40
  • 8. The Travers’ report Councils’ borrowing is modest and consistent

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