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What your Council Tax pays for

7. Other contributions

Your council tax also contributes towards the police, fire and rescue, transport and waste disposal services in Greater Manchester. These amounts are known as precepts and levies.

Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service have put together the 'what you need to know' guide (PDF 859Kb) so you can see what your Council Tax pays for.

View the Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Authority's Precepts and Levies 2017-18 (PDF 2Mb)

to find out more about your contribution to waste and recycling services.

The policing precept is the amount you'll contribute to local policing in 2017-18 through your council tax bill.

You can also view the Investing in Greater Manchester transport 2017/2018 guide to see how Council Tax will be spent on transport services.