Council tax bands and spending explained

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2. What goes where 2017/18

What goes where 2017 - 2018

The council tax collected per property is divided up as follows:

72% Devon County Council for: Education, roads, care for the elderly and disabled, child protection, public health, libraries, recycling centres and waste disposal

9% Teignbridge District Council for: Refuse collection and kerbside recycling, housing, planning, street cleaning, leisure

10% Office of the Police Crime Commissioner for Devon and Cornwall for: Law and order and crime reduction

5% Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Authority for: Fire prevention, fire and rescue

4% Town and Parish Councils for: Local amenities