Local Authority Bill

Local Authority Bill

A debt security issued by a local government. Local authority bills are usually used to raise capital for improvements in infrastructure or other aspects of the municipality. For example, a city or school district may issue a bill to build a new school or a new playground. Risk varies with the municipality and the particular type of municipal bond. The term is most common outside of the United States. See also: Municipal bond.
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John Wright, chairman of the Teesside branch of the Federation of Small Businesses, said the proposed new Local Authority Bill on trading and charging will give local authorities power to compete directly against businesses.
Currently the average council tax charge for the police in North Wales - part of the local authority bill - is pounds 96.
After recovering from the "living hell" following the fire two years ago, she was hit with the massive local authority bill.
The Government has passed a new local authority bill to bring an extra pounds 320 million in road tax next year.
Jamal Miknas, the managing director of The Gambia Telecommunications Company (Gamtel) said that Trust Bank electronic bill payment system will make it possible for customers to make payments of their unity bills, school fees, local authority bills, among other things through any of its 15 branches in the country.
George Osborne will tell MPs that local authority bills won't rise in England next year - thanks to Government aid.
Ministers are to overhaul the system for dealing with people who refuse to pay their local authority bills in a bid to boost collection rates.
But even with the rocketing council tax rates, which were among the highest in the UK, South Wales' local authority bills remain some of the cheapest.
More than 100 various household bills, including main utility and local authority bills can be paid, fee-free, at the Post Office.
A CONFERENCE which could lead to a revolution in the way people pay for council services or meet local authority bills was held this week.
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