“Overnight, our most vulnerable residents have become even poorer through no fault of their own.”
The Leader of the Royal Borough of Greenwich responds to Budget 2021.
Have your say on the Council's budget for 2021/22
2020 has seen Council budgets around the country stretched like never before. The Royal Borough - like Councils up and down the country - has been on the frontline of the fight against Covid-19.
Have your say on the Council's budget for 2020/21
Our proposals include investing in council tax support to help our poorest residents and responding to the climate emergency.
We're the first London borough to commit to fair tax declaration
Royal Borough of Greenwich is the first London borough to join a growing movement of cities, towns and districts standing up for responsible corporation tax conduct.
Statement on council finances
Last night, the Council agreed its Treasury Management mid-year update
Response to government Spending Round announcement
Statement from Cllr Danny Thorpe, Leader of the Council.
Statement on the Prime Minister's first speech
Cllr Christine Grice, Cabinet Member for Finance & Resources, said:
Council agrees budget for 2019/20
Last month the Council asked residents to have their say on its budget proposals for 2019/20.