Thurrock avoids 10% council tax hike

By Andrew Vaux | 12 January 2024

Cash-strapped Thurrock Council has pledged residents will not face a 10% council tax rise – but still needs to confirm how much extra they must pay.

Councillors met this week to discuss a range of budget saving measures. They approved £11.3m of proposed savings for 2024/5, whilst a further £6.9m savings are still out to consultation or need further development.

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