Local Authority Housing Income and Expenditure: 1997-1998 to 2017-2018 (near actuals) and 2018-2019 (estimates)

Housing Revenue Account Statistics 2017-2018 including statistics bulletin, tables, charts, survey form and guidance.

Expenditure on loan charges

23. Loan charges are the repayment of principal and interest on outstanding debt on council houses. Local Authorities spent £275m on loan charges to the HRA in 2017-18 which is approximately £5m more than in 2016-17. Loan charges represent around 30% of all Local Authority housing expenditure (excluding capital spend) in 2017-18.


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