Financial Information

Financial Regulations

The Council's Financial Regulations can be viewed here.

Reserves Policy

  • Council Reserves Policy 2020 (PDF, 136 Kb)

    Policy governing the Council's reserves, approved at PC meeting (virtual) on 25 Jun 20.

    The Council re-approved the policy at its meeting on 24 Jun 21.

  • Council Reserves Summary 2021 (Word Document, 161 Kb)

    Summary of Council reserves at 1 Apr 21.

Risk Assessment


The Precept is that element of your Council Tax that is paid to Cold Higham Parish Council.

Every year, the Parish Council draws up budgets and calculates how much money it needs for the next Financial Year. These are usually finalised at the November Council meeting and then submitted to South Northants District Council (SNC).

SNC co-ordinate the other demands from Northants County Council, Police and themselves and come up with the rate to be paid from 1st April that year.

Inventory of Assets

Cold Higham Parish Council currently owns these assets. The list is updated anually at the end of March.

Internal Control Procedures

Information by Financial Year

Please click on the relevant page below for year-specific information.

For any information pertaining to the finances of Cold Higham Parish Council that cannot be found on this website, please contact the Clerk ( ).