Recent News:

Renaming of Bray Bridge
Pursuant to the provisions of Section 189 of the Local Government Act 2001 as amended by Section 48 of the Environment (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2001, notice is hereby given that Wicklow County Council intends to rename Bray Bridge linking Castle Street and Bray Main Street to Fran O'Toole Bridge.

Wicklow County Council Draft Strategic Policy Committee Scheme
Notice is hereby given that Wicklow County Council has considered a draft Strategic Policy Scheme and has issued the draft scheme for consultation.

River Dargle Flood Defence Scheme Update

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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: