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Local Government Finance - Data Supplier Area

Local Financial Returns - LFRs

Title

Local Financial Returns

Aim

Final outturn expenditure statistics relating to each Local Authority, Joint Board and Regional Transport Partnership are collected on an annual basis in this series of detailed returns.

The LFR information is used to monitor local authority expenditure for policy purposes. It is used for 17 GAE assessments (as part of secondary indicator analysis or in GAEs based directly on expenditure). HM Treasury also requires the information.

Frequency

Annual


Timetable for Return

Current Return

LFRs 2016-17

Return Issued

15 August 2017

Return Due

24 October 2017


LFR Downloads - All Authorities

Please click on the link below to download the guidance and blank LFR returns.   LFRs from 00 to 23 are contained in the same workbook:

In addition to the above forms the LFR 24 is to be completed by only the following Local Authorities:

Aberdeen City, Dumfries & Galloway, Dundee City, City of Edinburgh, Falkirk, Fife, Glasgow City, Highland, Orkney Islands, Scottish Borders and Shetland Islands.


Historical Information

Please use the links below to access past forms and guidance for this return.

  • 2015-16

    Word DocumentGuidance|Specific Guidance for Support Costs MS Excel Icon LFR Forms|Excel File LFR 24 Form

  • 2014-15

    Word DocumentGuidance|Specific Guidance for Support Costs | MS Excel Icon LFR Forms|Excel File LFR 24 Form

 

  • 2013-14

    Word DocumentGuidance|Specific Guidance for Support Costs | MS Excel Icon LFR Forms|Excel File LFR 24 Form

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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