Essendine Parish Council

Serving the people of Essendine

St Marys Church

Parish contact: Cllr Trevor Burfield
Essendine Village Hall, 10
Bourne Road, Essendine
Stamford PE9 4LQ

Tel: 07340 956839

Financial Information

If you require sight of Annual Accounts prior to 2018/2019 please contact the clerk.

Parish Council Annual Account 2020/21

Parish Council Annual Accounts 2019/20

Parish Council Annual accounts 2018-19

What is a Precept

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 January Parish Council meeting and then submitted to Rutland County Council.

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

Parish Council Precept 2021-22. At the Parish Council Meeting held on 14 January 2021 item 20/21-147 a precept for the coming year was resolved upon of £10,200.

Parish Council Precept 2020-2021. At the Parish Council Meeting held on 28 November 2019 item 20/54 a precept was resolved upon of £9203.00

Parish Council Precept 2019-2020 After review and careful budgeting the precept was agreed at £9250.

Parish Council Precept 2018-2019 After review a precept of £9000 was applied for.

Parish Council Precept 2016-2017 .The Precept for 2016-17 has been set at £8,500


Budgets are discussed at each November Parish Council meetings to enable a resolution to be passed for the precept to be submitted by the Clerk to the County Council in January.

Financial Regulations


This is a list of the assets owned by the Parish Council as at July 2019. All Assets are reviewed and agreed by the Parish Council annually.