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Scottish Statutory Instruments

2009 No. 50

LOCAL GOVERNMENT

The Local Government Finance Act 1992 (Scotland) Order 2009

Approved by the Scottish Parliament

Made

4th February 2009

Laid before the Scottish Parliament

4th February 2009

Coming into force

12th February 2009

The Scottish Ministers make the following Order in exercise of powers conferred by paragraphs 1 and 9(4) of Schedule 12 to the Local Government Finance Act 1992(1) and all other powers enabling them to do so.

In accordance with paragraph 2(2) of that Schedule they have consulted with such associations of local authorities as appear to them to be appropriate.

Citation and commencement

1.  This Order may be cited as the Local Government Finance Act 1992 (Scotland) Order 2009 and comes into force on the day after the day on which it is approved by a resolution of the Scottish Parliament.

Revenue support grant for 2009–2010

2.—(1) The local authorities to which revenue support grant is payable in respect of the financial year 2009–2010 are specified in column 1 of Schedule 1.

(2) The amount of the revenue support grant payable to each local authority specified in column 1 of Schedule 1 in respect of the financial year 2009–2010 shall be the amount determined in relation to that local authority set out in column 2 of that Schedule opposite the name of that local authority.

Distribution of non-domestic rate income for 2009–2010

3.—(1) The distributable amount of non domestic rate income arrived at under paragraph 9 of Schedule 12 to the Local Government Finance Act 1992 in respect of the financial year 2009 2010 is £2,165,100,000.

(2) The local authorities among whom the distributable amount of non domestic rate income is distributed in respect of the financial year 2009–2010 are specified in column 1 of Schedule 1.

(3) The amount of non domestic rate income distributed to each local authority specified in column 1 of Schedule 1 in respect of the financial year 2009 2010 shall be that part of the distributable amount for that year determined in relation to that local authority set out in column 3 of that Schedule opposite the name of that local authority.

Revenue support grant for 2008–2009

4.—(1) The local authorities to which revenue support grant is payable in respect of the financial year 2008 2009 are specified in column 1 of Schedule 2.

(2) The amount of the revenue support grant payable to each local authority specified in column 1 of Schedule 2 in respect of the financial year 2008–2009 shall be the amount redetermined in relation to that local authority set out in column 2 of that Schedule opposite the name of that local authority.

Revocations

5.—(1) Article 2 of, and column 2 of Schedule 1 to the Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2008(2) (which previously determined the amount of revenue support grant payable to each local authority in respect of the financial year 2008 2009) are revoked.

(2) The Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2009(3) is revoked.

JOHN SWINNEY

A member of the Scottish Executive

St Andrew’s House,

Edinburgh

4th February 2009

Articles 2 and 3

SCHEDULE 1REVENUE SUPPORT GRANT AND DISTRIBUTION OF NON DOMESTIC RATE INCOME 2009–2010

Column 1Column 2Column 3
Local AuthorityAmount of revenue support grantAmount of non domestic rate income
££
Aberdeen City241,402,00088,074,000
Aberdeenshire300,344,000100,659,000
Angus156,107,00046,242,000
Argyll & Bute176,458,00038,448,000
Clackmannanshire71,046,00021,002,000
Dumfries & Galloway232,079,00062,417,000
Dundee City228,303,00059,828,000
East Ayrshire173,674,00050,325,000
East Dunbartonshire137,099,00044,129,000
East Lothian124,380,00039,748,000
East Renfrewshire133,278,00037,568,000
City of Edinburgh550,572,000197,002,000
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar96,725,00011,069,000
Falkirk206,667,00063,435,000
Fife484,717,000151,728,000
Glasgow City1,052,332,000244,927,000
Highland365,674,00091,517,000
Inverclyde133,308,00034,125,000
Midlothian117,494,00033,464,000
Moray120,887,00036,562,000
North Ayrshire208,987,00057,139,000
North Lanarkshire474,467,000136,652,000
Orkney Islands61,074,0008,359,000
Perth & Kinross180,374,00059,824,000
Renfrewshire246,565,00071,382,000
Scottish Borders166,041,00046,899,000
Shetland Islands83,750,0009,238,000
South Ayrshire152,553,00047,008,000
South Lanarkshire422,996,000130,263,000
Stirling130,359,00037,118,000
West Dunbartonshire158,156,00038,338,000
West Lothian221,928,00070,611,000

Article 4

SCHEDULE 2REVENUE SUPPORT GRANT 2008–2009

Column 1Column 2
Local AuthorityAmount of revenue support grant
£
Aberdeen City234,657,000
Aberdeenshire295,132,000
Angus151,112,000
Argyll & Bute173,916,000
Clackmannanshire68,093,000
Dumfries & Galloway224,317,000
Dundee City223,974,000
East Ayrshire171,732,000
East Dunbartonshire130,746,000
East Lothian122,775,000
East Renfrewshire131,222,000
City of Edinburgh538,569,000
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar94,093,000
Falkirk199,000,000
Fife471,999,000
Glasgow City1,023,152,000
Highland357,836,000
Inverclyde130,554,000
Midlothian116,884,000
Moray117,937,000
North Ayrshire205,653,000
North Lanarkshire462,596,000
Orkney Islands59,723,000
Perth & Kinross174,356,000
Renfrewshire250,733,000
Scottish Borders158,997,000
Shetland Islands81,832,000
South Ayrshire147,657,000
South Lanarkshire412,103,000
Stirling127,940,000
West Dunbartonshire151,074,000
West Lothian215,520,000

Explanatory Note

(This note is not part of the Order)

This Order–

(a)determines the amount of the revenue support grant payable to each local authority in Scotland in respect of the financial year 2009–2010 (article 2 and Schedule 1);

(b)determines the amount of non domestic rate income to be distributed to each local authority in respect of that year (article 3 and Schedule 1);

(c)redetermines the amount of the revenue support grant payable to each local authority in respect of the financial year 2008–2009 (article 4 and Schedule 2);

(d)makes a consequential revocation in the Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2008 (article 5); and

(e)revokes the Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2009.

(1)

1992 c. 14. The functions of the Secretary of State were transferred to the Scottish Ministers by virtue of section 53 of the Scotland Act 1998 (c. 46). The requirement to obtain Treasury consent was removed by section 55 of that Act.

(2)

S.S.I. 2008/33; Schedule 1 was amended by S.S.I. 2008/136.

(3)

This Order was made by the Scottish Ministers on 22nd January 2009 but not submitted for the approval of Parliament.