Transparency

East Hampshire District Council believes it is important that residents can see how council tax payer’s money is spent.

Apprenticeships

The apprenticeship levy report includes the number of apprentices who work at the council.

Contracts with external suppliers

We publish data about the contracts that the council has with external suppliers.

Fraud and irregularities

In accordance with the Local Government Transparency Code 2015 there is a requirement on local authorities to publish the following information with regard to counter fraud work.

  • Number of occasions powers under the Prevention of Social Housing Fraud (Power to Require Information) (England) Regulations 2014, or similar powers have been used - Nil
  • Total number (absolute and full time equivalent) of employees undertaking investigations and prosecutions of fraud - 2 fte
  • Total number (absolute and full time equivalent) of professionally accredited counter fraud specialists - 4 fte
  • Total amount of time spent by the authority on the investigation and prosecution of fraud - 43 days
  • Total number of fraud cases investigated - 1

Grants to voluntary community and social enterprise organisations

Find out information about our community grants schemes.

A list of how our councillor community grants have been spent, as well as a list of projects that have been awarded funding under the supporting communities fund is available.

It is also possible to identify these types of grants in the council spend spreadsheets available under the Payments Exceeding £500 heading below.

Local authority land

We hold details of all our land and assets, including each property’s name, address, its area in various measurements and the reason why we hold it (commercial, investment, open space or operational).

Parking accounts

The annual parking report includes information such as: car park locations, penalty charge notices and various parking schemes.

Parking bays

The names and locations of car parks in the district can be found in the document below:

Payments exceeding £500

These monthly reports list payments made to external bodies and suppliers that are over £500 (amounts exclude VAT).

Social housing asset value

East Hampshire District Council does not hold any housing stock.

Staff pay and senior salaries

East Hampshire District Council employs 321 members of staff (correct as of December 2018) and is required to publish annually certain information regarding pay of senior members of staff.

Trade Union facility time 2020-21

Trade union representatives and full-time equivalents

  • Trade union representatives: 11
  • FTE trade union representatives: 10.2

Percentage of working hours spent on facility time

  • 0% of working hours: 0 representatives
  • 1 to 50% of working hours: 11 representatives
  • 51 to 99% of working hours: 0 representatives
  • 100% of working hours: 0 representatives

Total pay bill and facility time costs

  • Total pay bill: £13430000
  • Total cost of facility time: £7042
  • Percentage of pay spent on facility time: 0.05%

Paid trade union activities

  • Hours spent on paid facility time: 321.5
  • Hours spent on paid trade union activities: 140.5
  • Percentage of total paid facility time hours spent on paid TU activities: 43.70%

Waste contract

Our environmental services (waste, recycling, street cleaning, public conveniences and grounds maintenance) are delegated to Havant Borough Council and delivered by Norse South East.