Transparency Code 2020/21
In 2015 the Local Government Transparency Code was introduced. This places a duty on Costessey Town Council to publish the following specified data at regular intervals:
Expenditure over £500 inc VAT by cheque/bank transfer and direct debit
All procurement visa debit card transactions
Invitations to tender for goods or services over £5,000 (These will appear here, and the term for all contracts on the document below should be noted)
We welcome enquiries from organisations who wish to know more details about our services including agreements we have with contractors.
Clerk's Visa Card payments from April 2020
Groundsman's visa card payments from 1st April 2020
Payments over £500 from 1 April 2020
Contracts with a value of over £5,000
Framework Tender Opportunity - Closing Date 15th Feb 2021 12 noon
List of land and buildings (see below as at April 2020)
Staff Chart (see below as at April 2020)
Grants to voluntary, community or social enterprise organisations
Costessey Sports £37.50 per week towards cost of hiring portable toilets at Longwater to 30 April 2021. Approved but not paid as at Jan 2021.
Poppy Appeal £25
Royal British Legion £50
Go fund me Christmas campaign £300
We also contributed £591.96 towards Christmas Hampers distributed by the Early Help Hub
Lottery £970 towards Rainbow Bench at The Costessey Centre
Norfolk Community Foundation £500 towards an exhibit at the annual fete. * This is now subject to return unless an agreed project is delivered by Sept 2021
Various Government Business Rate Covid Grants for three community centres to be totalled at year end.
Social housing asset value - not applicable Parking account and spaces - not applicable Senior salaries above £50,000 - not applicable Constitution - not applicable Pay multiple - not applicable Fraud - not applicable
Waste collection contracts (see below as at April 2020)