Budget consultations

If you're a resident, someone who works in the city, or are affiliated to a local organisation, the council is keen for you to voice your opinion about our budget proposals for 2023/24.

We want to consult with as many people as possible on a variety of subjects either online or during face-to face focus groups.

Take a look at the range of active consultations - see how you can get involved and have your say on key Liverpool issues.

Discretionary Housing Payment (DHP) funding reduction consultation

Start date: 5th January 2023
End date: 3rd February 2023

The council is facing unprecedented budget pressures which means that it has to find savings of £73m in 2023/2024 and further savings in the two following years. We have recently proposed a range of savings options, one of which relates to Discretionary Housing Payments. We are looking to achieve savings of £1m from this scheme.

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Consultation on Discretionary Council Tax Relief for Foster Carers

Start date: Monday 16th January 2023
Closing date: Monday 13th February 2023

The council has recently proposed a range of savings options which it believes will help with this budget gap. One of the savings options relates to the 100% council tax discretionary relief currently provided for foster carers registered with the council. The council is looking to achieve savings of £480,000 from this scheme.   

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Consultation on Dolan Court Sheltered Accommodation Scheme

Start date: 25th January 2023
End date: 8th March 2023

We are consulting with tenants at Dolan Court to understand the effects of implementing a preferred care provider into the scheme, to support the first stages of expanding Dolan Court into an Extra Care Scheme.

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Consultation on Robert Lynch House Sheltered Accommodation Scheme

Start date: 25th January 2023
End date: 8th March 2023

We are consulting with tenants at Robert Lynch House to understand how the night-time support service and Scheme Manager's post is used.

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Consultation on Middleton Court Sheltered Accommodation Scheme

Start date: 25th January 2023
End date: 8th March 2023

We are consulting with tenants at Middleton Court to understand the effects of implementing a preferred care provider into the scheme to support the first stages of expanding Middleton Court into an Extra Care Scheme.

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Consultation on Moores House Sheltered Accommodation Scheme

Start date: 25th January 2023
End date: 8th March 2023

We are consulting with tenants at Moores House to understand how the services of the Activity Coordinators and Scheme Manager post are used.

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