Council income

Fees and funding

The Council receives most of its money from three main sources. In 2017/18, we expect to receive

  • £354.5 million from the Scottish Government
  • £347.1 million from Business rates
  • £266.3 million from Council Tax (net).

Fees and charges

We charge for some of our services, like use of facilities, school meals, and adult education.

You can download the full list of fees and charges for 2017/18 below.

Do you have any comments about this page?

Help us improve edinburgh.gov.uk

  • The City of Edinburgh Council will only use this email address to respond to any issues raised.