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Preparation of Wicklow Development Plan 2016-2022
You are invited to make a submission or observation on this 1st stage of the review of the existing plan and the preparation of a new County Development Plan

Commencement of Audit for the former Bray Town Council
Notice is hereby given that the audit of the accounts of the former Bray Town Council for the financial year ended on the 31st day of December 2013 will be commenced by Mr. Darragh McMahon, Local Government Auditor on the 3rd day of November 2014.

Enniskerry Village Accessibility Scheme - Public Consultation Notice
Wicklow County Council in association with the National Transport Authority is carrying out a study of Enniskerry Village with a view to improving the village for vulnerable road users.

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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: