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Public Participation in the Indentication of Bathing Waters
Wicklow County Council is inviting public participation in the identification of Bathing Waters under the Bathing Waters Directive and the Bathing Water Quality Regulations 2008 (SI No 79 of 2008)

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-Works at La Vallee
Construction works (including sheetpiling) has commenced at La Vallee. Currently we have approximately 60m of piles installed to date. It is anticipated that the left hand bank should be completed by the end of August with construction of the capping beam and scour protection/river bed reinstatement works to follow.

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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: