Published:
17th December 2010
3:32 PM
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District Council to publish its spend online

East Lindsey District Council will publish all of its financial transactions over £500 online from the end of January. People living in East Lindsey will be able to find details of how their money is being spent and the companies and organisations the Council is paying for goods and services by visiting the Council’s website (link below). Portfolio Holder for Finance, Councillor Colin Davie, said: “This is a big piece of work each month but [...]

East Lindsey District Council will publish all of its financial transactions over £500 online from the end of January.

People living in East Lindsey will be able to find details of how their money is being spent and the companies and organisations the Council is paying for goods and services by visiting the Council’s website (link below).

Portfolio Holder for Finance, Councillor Colin Davie, said: “This is a big piece of work each month but it is right and proper that our community should be able to scrutinise how their money is being spent. We need to be more transparent and accountable to local people and the decision to publish this information online now is an important part of that commitment to those who elected us.”

The information on all spend over £500 will be published online each month.

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