Finance

This section shows what the authority spends and breaks this down into the ongoing running costs and major capital investments.

Financial services within the Fire Authority are the responsibility of the Chief Finance and Procurement Officer and the Finance Team who are situated in Oakroyd Hall. The actual provision of the service is split with the majority of the services provided in house and certain specialist services provided by Kirklees Metropolitan Council under a service level agreement.

Our Resources

Listed below is a summary of our resources which is correct as at the end of March 2017. Further details of these resources can be found in the relevant sections…

What Does The Service Cost?

In common with other public services, the fire service is facing major cuts in funding over the next four years which will result in major changes in the way the…

Capital Investment

The table below provides details of the Authority’s investment in major capital schemes such as major building works and purchase of fire appliances. Unlike revenue expenditure, which is mostly funded…

Accounts

The annual Statement of Accounts for the most recent year for which the external audit is complete is available below. Also on this page you can access the Statement of…

Audit Reports

All the relevant Audit Plans and Audit Reports in relation to the financial operations of the Authority can be found on this page.   Annual Audit Letter – 2014-15 Annual…

Transparency

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority is committed to providing quality services to local residents and businesses that are effective, efficient and value for money. As part of our commitment…