The PCC holds a shared responsibility with the Chief Constable for providing effective financial and budget planning for the short, medium and longer term. In consultation with the Chief Constable, the PCC is required to set a budget for the forthcoming year.
2021/2022 Budget & Policing Precept
Information about the total police budget for 2021/2022 can be found in the following links:
Chief Constable’s Operational Delivery Budget
Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner’s Budget
Following the government’s announcement of police funding announcement of police funding for 2021/22, PCCs are expected to use the maximum flexibility to raise the council tax precept equating to a £15 a year/29p a week for a Band D property to deliver the government’s uplift programme which promises extra officers for the County.