The money collected through council tax helps pay for a proportion of Devon County Council services for more than 765,000 people in the Devon county area.
For 2016/17, for an average band D property, the Council Tax charge from DCC will be £1,207.62 (£1,161.27 2015/16).This is an increase of 3.99% or £46.35, of which 2% or £23.23 relates to funding of Adult Social Care. This 2% for Adult Social Care will raise just under £6.5 million which is ring-fenced.
Council tax is collected by your district council and distributed across a number of local public authorities:
Find out how public authorities will be spending their budgets:
For general queries relating to the composition of the County Council's part of the council tax bill, you can contact us by telephone or post using the details given below:
Devon Finance Services
Please contact your District Council for information regarding council tax in your area.