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The Local Government Changes for England (Finance) Regulations 1994

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  1. Introductory Text


    1. 1.Citation and commencement

    2. 2.Interpretation


    1. 3.Billing authorities and major precepting authorities

    2. 4.Local Government Act 1972 (c. 70) Principal councils' funds and accounts

    3. 5.Local Government Finance Act 1988 (c. 41) Levies

    4. 6.Collection funds

    5. 7.General funds

    6. 8.General funds: supplementary

    7. 9.Local Government and Housing Act 1989 (c. 42) Fire authorities

    8. 10.Recoupment of subsidy in certain cases

    9. 11.Local Government Finance Act 1992 (c. 14) Power to designate authorities

    10. 12.Special transitional provisions


    1. 13.General Rate Act 1967 Rates: functions of authorities

    2. 14.Local Government Act 1972 Power to incur expenditure for purposes not otherwise authorised

    3. 15.Financial assistance conditional on provision of information

    4. 16.Funds of shadow authorities

    5. 17.Local financial returns

    6. 18.Reports and returns

    7. 19.Local Government Finance Act 1982 Functions of designated authorities for preceding years

    8. 20.Accounts subject to audit

    9. 21.Audit Commission’s right to information

    10. 22.Prohibition orders

    11. 23.Local government electors

    12. 24.Local Government Finance Act 1988 Community charges: rights and duties of successor and relinquishing authorities

    13. 25.Community charges register

    14. 26.Community charges registration officer

    15. 27.Non-domestic rating: functions of successor and relinquishing authorities for preceding years

    16. 28.Non-domestic rating: billing authority functions and contribution during the preliminary period

    17. 29.Non-domestic rating: rights and duties of acquiring authorities

    18. 30.Non-domestic rating: valuation officers

    19. 31.Non-domestic rating: local rating lists and alteration of lists

    20. 32.Non-domestic rating: local rating list of an abolished authority

    21. 33.Non-domestic rating: contribution and distribution

    22. 34.Grants

    23. 35.Transport grants

    24. 36.Financial administration: reports of the chief finance officer of an abolished authority

    25. 37.Financial administration: reports of the chief finance officer of a designated authority

    26. 38.Financial administration: reports of the chief finance officer of a successor or acquiring authority

    27. 39.Local Government and Housing Act 1989 Duty to prevent debit balance on Housing Revenue Account

    28. 40.Special grants

    29. 41.Emergency financial assistance to local authorities

    30. 42.Commutation of, and interest on, periodic payments of grants etc.

    31. 43.Community Charges (General Reduction) Act 1991 Compensatory grants

    32. 44.Local Government Finance Act 1992 Council tax: functions of successor and relinquishing authorities for preceding years

    33. 45.Council tax: listing officers

    34. 46.Council tax: valuation lists and alteration of lists

    35. 47.Council tax: valuation list of an abolished authority

    36. 48.Council tax: information about lists

    37. 49.Council tax: main provisions, setting of council tax, issue of precepts

    38. 50.Non-domestic rating: duty to consult ratepayers

    39. 51.Local Government Act 1992 Citizen’s charter provisions

    40. 52.Duty to consider auditor’s report or recommendation

    41. 53.Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993 Levy on disposals

    42. 54.General provisions Grants and Contributions

    43. 55.Assistance to successor and acquiring authorities

    44. 56.Assistance to the chief finance officer of a successor or acquiring authority

  5. Signature

  6. Explanatory Note

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