Recent News:

Main Street Shopfront Grant Scheme
Bray Town Council invites applications for grants funded by Bray Town for improved shopfronts situated on Main Street from Bray Bridge to Town Hall area.

Bray Town Council Sports Grant
Bray Town Council invites applications from Sports Clubs/Groups in the Bray Area for Equipment and Training (Once Off) Grants.

Road Works Upper Dargle Road
Bray Town Council wish to advise motorists that work will be in operation from Monday 3rd March for approximately four weeks, at Upper Dargle Road Bray. Traffic delays should be expected due to signal controlled one lane flow. The traffic restriction is necessary to facilitate work on the laying of a new watermain and foul sewer.

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Finance

Mission Statement

The aim of the Finance department in Bray Town Council is:

"To deliver effective financial management of Council resources."

Finance Counter Opening Hours:

9:00 - 1:00
2:00 - 5:00

Activities

The Finance Section deals with the short and long term financing of all the Council's operations, both of a Revenue and Capital nature.

This involves:

The Council also ensures that statutory and financial accounting principles, which apply to all money paid by or to the Council, are complied with.

The Council's revenue and day-to-day expenditure is defrayed from sources such as:

Sections

The main sections within Finance are:

The Annual Budget

Annual Budget 2012

Annual Budget 2013

  1. Finance department prepares overall revenue budget in consultation with the Town Manager.
  2. Presents it to the Members for adoption at annual budget meeting.

The Annual Financial Statement

Revenue

Payment of Commercial Rates, water charges, traffic fines, administration of Housing Loan Accounts.

Accounts Payable

Payroll

This involves the payment of weekly wages and the fortnightly payment of salaries and pensions.

Insurances

The Council's Insurance portfolio is administered by Finance Department. The main areas of activity are: