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Expenditure Exceeding £500

The Local Government Transparency Code 2015 (the code) came into effect on 1 April 2015. The code is issued by the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government in exercise of powers under section 2 of the Local Government, Planning and Land Act 1980, and replaces any previous codes issued in relation to authorities in England under those powers.

The code does not replace or supersede the existing framework for access to and re-use of public sector information provided by the:

Freedom of Information Act 2000 (as amended by the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012)
Environmental Information Regulations 2004
Re-use of Public Sector Information Regulations 2005
Infrastructure for Spatial Information in the European Community regulations 2009
Sections 25 and 26 of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 which provides rights for persons to inspect a local authority’s accounting records and supporting documentation, and to make copies of them.

The code requires local authorities in England to publish expenditure exceeding £500 quarterly:

 

AUG-SEP 2020-21
JUN-JUL 2020-21
APR-MAY 2020-21
FEB-MAR 2019-20
DEC-JAN 2019-20
OCT-NOV 2019-20
JUL-SEP 2019-20
APR-JUN 2019-20
DEC-MAR 2018-19
OCT-NOV 2018-19
JUL-SEP 2018-19
APR-JUN 2018-19