Hughes hints at multi-year funding settlement

By Paul Marinko | 21 September 2021

Junior minister Eddie Hughes has attempted to reassure councils that a multi-year funding settlement may be approaching.

In comments to the Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee yesterday as part of its inquiry into the net-zero agenda, Mr Hughes said: ‘My understanding of the current Spending Review process is that the settlement is going to be for lots more years so hopefully that will bring certainty.’

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