Building control financial statements

The Charges Regulations 2010 require local authorities to publish financial statements relating to the building regulations chargeable and non-chargeable account.

The statements below show the total cost of operating the building control section divided between the chargeable and non-chargeable activities, which have been charged to the general fund revenue account.

Examples of the non-chargeable activities are providing general advice and liaising with other statutory authorities.

Latest statement

Financial statement for 2019-20
Expenditure Chargeable £000 Non-chargeable £000 Total building regulations £000
Direct employee costs 468 252 719
Indirect employee costs 3 1 4
Premises related expenditure 0 0 0
Supplies and services 13 65 78
Support services 155 83 238
Third party payments 0 0 0
Transport related expenditure 7 2 9
TOTAL EXPENDITURE 646 403 1,049
TOTAL INCOME (662) (68) (730)
2019-20 (SURPLUS)/DEFICIT (16) 335 319

Earlier statements

Financial statement for 2018-19
Expenditure Chargeable £000 Non-chargeable £000 Total building regulations £000
Direct employee costs 570 190 760
Indirect employee costs 8 3 11
Premises related expenditure 0 0 0
Supplies and services 25 240 265
Support services 182 61 243
Third party payments 1 0 1
Transport related expenditure 2 0 2
TOTAL EXPENDITURE 788 493 1,282
TOTAL INCOME (583) (248) (831)
2018-19 (SURPLUS)/DEFICIT 205 245 450
Financial statement for 2017-18
Expenditure Chargeable £000 Non-chargeable £000 Total building regulations £000
Direct employee costs 571 190 761
Indirect employee costs 4 0 4
Premises related expenditure 1 0 1
Supplies and services 15 0 15
Support services 197 65 262
Third party payments 25 12 37
Transport related expenditure 1 0 1
TOTAL EXPENDITURE 814 267 1,081
TOTAL INCOME (839) (10) (849)
2017-18 (SURPLUS)/DEFICIT (25) 257 232