Provisional Outturn 2012-13 and Budget Estimates 2013-14

This Statistics Publication Notice provides details of the Provisional Outturn 2012-13 and Budget Estimates 2013-14 for Local Authorities in Scotland. This data is collected on the Provisional Outturn and Budget Estimates (POBE) return which collects data on Net Revenue Expenditure for services provided by Scottish Local Authorities.

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