Transparency

 Before you make an FOI

If you are seeking a Freedom of Information request, you may find the information you need in the Downloads on this page.

To see Sefton Council's accounts in full, you can download a draft copy of the Statement of Accounts for 2018/2019. You can also download a copy of Sefton Council's public inspection notice for 2018/19.

Council spend over £500 (2019/20)

MonthCSV FilesPDF 
June 2019 June 2019 csv June 2019 pdf
May 2019 May 2019 csv May 2019 pdf
April 2019 April 2019 csv April 2019 pdf

View details of previous financial years.

LGA Peer Review 2018/19

Local Government Association Peer Review - Action Plan (Jan 2019) (pdf 493KB)
Sefton Council Peer Review Position Statement 2018 (pdf 2.82MB)
Sefton Council Corporate Peer Challenge Feedback Report Sept 2018 (pdf 140KB)

Personnel

Senior Salaries (excel 18KB)
Senior Management Structure (jpg 124KB)
Pay Policy (Dec 2018) (word 88KB)
Pay Policy - Follow Up Report (Dec 2018) (word 63KB)
Gender Pay Gap Reporting (word 24KB)
Workforce Monitoring Report (pdf 908KB)
Government Apprenticeship Reporting (word 13KB)
Trade Union Facility Time – Education (word 19KB)
Trade Union Facility Time – Central Function (word 19KB)

Other Key documents

Land and Buildings Assets (pdf 138KB)
Ward Funds 2018-19 (pdf 70KB)
Government Procurement Card Transactions Apr - Jun 2019 (excel 100KB)
Government Procurement Card Transactions Jan - Mar 2019 (excel 84KB)
Government Procurement Card Transactions Oct - Dec 2018 (excel 91KB)
Government Procurement Card Transactions Jul - Sept 2018 (excel 89KB)
Government Procurement Card Transactions Apr - Jun 2018 (excel 97KB)
Government Procurement Card Transactions Jan - Mar 2018 (excel 78KB)
Government Procurement Card Transactions Oct - Dec 2017 (excel 72KB)
Government Procurement Card Transactions Jul - Sept 2017 (excel 74KB)
Government Procurement Card Transactions Apr - Jun 2017 (excel 70KB)
Government Procurement Card Transactions Jan - Mar 2017 (excel 68KB)
Government Procurement Card Transactions Oct - Dec 2016 (excel 64KB)
Government Procurement Card Transactions Jul - Sept 2016 (excel 52KB)
Government Procurement Card Transactions Apr - Jun 2016 (excel 50KB)
Government Procurement Card Transactions Jan - Mar 2016 (excel 48KB)
Government Procurement Card Transactions Oct - Dec 2015 (excel 42KB)
Government Procurement Card Transactions Jul - Sept 2015 (excel 46KB)
Government Procurement Card Transactions Apr - Jun 2015 (excel 51KB)
Government Procurement Card Transactions Jan - Mar 2015 (excel 40KB)
Government Procurement Card Transactions 2014 (excel 140KB)
Elections - scale of fees and charges (pdf 105KB)
Staff fees for Elections 2015 (pdf 79KB)
Voluntary Community Faith Sector VCF Review (pdf 170KB)

Payment of Invoices Performance Data​

Under Regulation 113 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015, the Council is required to publish performance data on an annual basis for the financial year ending 31 March for payment of valid and undisputed invoices within 30 days. The Council’s performance for 2016/17 to 2018/19 is included in the table below:

​Financial Year Proportion of valid and undisputed* invoices paid within 30 days The amount of interest actually paid to suppliers (£’s) due to late payment The amount of interest potentially* liable to pay due to a breach of Regulation 113
2018/19 83% Not separately identified £413,700
2017/18 81% Not separately identified £393,030
​2016/17 79% Not separately identified £301,580

*Please note: for the purpose of this exercise we are unable to differentiate invoices that may have been or are in dispute.

Parking

  • Income and Expenditure is detailed in the following document
Parking Income & Expenditure 2015-2018 (pdf 365KB)
  • The 2018/19 levy for Sefton is £18,605m made to the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority for the provision of public transport services in the borough. The Parking surplus contributes towards this levy. 
  • Number of on-street parking spaces is estimated as 1400 pay and display bays (as individual bays are not marked). Does not include Residents Privileged Parking Bays.
  • Number of off-street parking bays is 6300.

Waste contracts

  • There are no waste contracts managed by Sefton Council that are in excess of £5k per annum.

Last Updated on 22 July 2019