Notification of council tax base

7.—(1) This regulation applies where the expenses of the NRA in respect of a district are to be borne by more than one local council in accordance with regulation 6.

(2) For the purposes of this regulation, each of the following is a notifying authority in relation to a district, namely—

(a)a billing authority which is a local council, and

(b)any other billing authority to which a county council, being a local council, has power to issue a precept.

(3) A notifying authority shall, within the period beginning on the date of coming into force of these Regulations and ending on 31st January 1993 in respect of the financial year beginning 1st April 1993 and thereafter within the period beginning 1st December and ending on 31st January in each financial year, inform the NRA of the Council tax base, determined in accordance with paragraphs (3) and (4) of regulation 6, for its area, or (as the case may require) the part or parts of its area, in respect of which a levy will be issued or it anticipates that a levy will be issued in the immediately following financial year.