Sunak: No plans for longer finance settlements

30 June 2022

The Treasury has no plans to give further fiscal stability to local government beyond the two-year finance settlement announced by Michael Gove.

Speaking to The MJ at the Local Government Association annual conference in Harrogate today, chancellor Rishi Sunak reiterated the two-year deal outlined by the levelling up secretary yesterday and said it was the first time the Government had planned for a multi-year settlement in many years.

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