Where the Money Goes

The money we collect on behalf of West Sussex County Council pays for services like social services for adults and children, care of the elderly, schools, roads and libraries. This is 77% of your total bill.

The money we collect for Mid Sussex District Council pays for services like waste collection, recycling, road cleaning, the provision and maintenance of sports facilities and parks. This is 10% of your total bill.

Of the remaining money we collect, 9% is for Sussex Police Authority and 4% for your local town or parish council.

Percentage of council tax for each authority
AuthorityPercentage Given
 West Sussex County Council     77%
 MSDC 10%
 Sussex Police 9%
 Parish and Town Councils 4%

Further Information

For further information contact:
Tel: 01444 477564
Email: revenue@midsussex.gov.uk
Web: www.midsussex.gov.uk/revsandbens