Financial Information

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

Ten pound notes

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 Metroplitan Council under a service level agreement.

Appliances parked outside a fire station

Summary of our Resources

Listed below is a summary of our resources which is correct as at the end of April 2013.  Further details of these resources can be found in the relevant sections of this website particularly the Y...

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 service is provided. It is likely t...

External view of Safety Central Building, Bramley, Leeds

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 f...

Desk top calculator


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 Accounts for previous years....

Computer screen displaying financial spreadsheet

Financial 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.   Internal Audit Charter Annual Audit Letter - 2013-14 Annual ...

Financial 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 t...