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Fire Authority

Buckinghamshire & Milton Keynes Fire Authority is a publicly accountable body which manages Buckinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service on behalf of the communities it serves.

Members of the Fire Authority make decisions on policy, finance and resources.

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Key documents

Public Safety Plan

Setting out the five-year strategy for the provision of fire and rescue services.

Corporate Plan

A copy of the Corporate Plan is available to download.

People Strategy

An overview of the People Strategy with links to the five key areas.

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Standard Terms of Business

Standard Terms of Business for Purchase Orders where no contract is in place.

Contracts Register

Register details information such as contract title, status, start and end dates and value.

Services we charge for

Under the Statutory Instrument 2004 No 2305 and the Fire and Rescue Services (England) Order …

Transparency Reports

The Authority provides financial transparency by publishing detailed information online.

Authority Purchasing Card Expenditure

The Authority publishes monthly schedules of the Authority’s purchasing card expenditure to increase transparency.

Authority Expenditure Over £5,000

Monthly schedules of the Authority’s Expenditure over £5,000.00 are published to increase transparency.

Authority Expenditure Over £500

Monthly schedules of the Authority’s Expenditure over £500.00 are published to increase transparency.

Annual Statement of Accounts

Sets out the financial activities of the Authority for each financial year.

Annual Governance Statements

Progress update on the implementation of previous recommendations and highlight recommendations for the future year.

Questions about the Fire Authority

Do you charge for any of your services?

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There are charges for some of our services, including reports. These are explained on the Services we charge for page, click here to go to that page.

How are decisions made?

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Buckinghamshire & Milton Keynes Fire Authority is a publicly accountable body which manages Buckinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service on behalf of the communities it serves. It normally meets four times a year, with an annual meeting held in June. During these meetings, Members make decisions on policy, finance and resources. Click here to find out more about the Fire Authority meetings.

Where can I see the latest council tax information?

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We publish information every year explaining how much council tax you will pay as a contribution to fire and rescues services within Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes. This information also explains how the amount was reached, where it was agreed, and what it will be spent on. Click here to read this information.

What do you spend money on?

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We publish information about our financial arrangements including annual information on how much money we have, how much we will receive, how much we expect to spend, and how much we have spent. This information is available within the Finance and Procurement area of this site, click here to go there . We also provide regular reports and updates to the Fire Authority, this information can be found within the Meetings section of this site, click here to visit that area.