The Non-Domestic Rating Contributions (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 1995

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Published: 1995-12-12

Statutory Instruments
1995 No. 3235

RATING AND VALUATION
The Non-Domestic Rating Contributions (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 1995

Made
12th December 1995

Laid before Parliament
14th December 1995

Coming into force
31st December 1995

The Secretary of State for Wales, in exercise of the powers conferred on him by sections 140(4), 143(1) and (2) of, and paragraphs 4 and 6 of Schedule 8 to, the Local Government Finance Act 1988(1) and of all other powers enabling him in that behalf, hereby makes the following Regulations:

Citation, commencement and interpretation

1.—(1) These Regulations may be cited as the Non-Domestic Rating Contributions (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 1995 and shall come into force on 31st December 1995.

(2) In these Regulations, “the 1992 Regulations” means the Non-Domestic Rating Contributions (Wales) Regulations 1992(2).

Amendments having effect as from 1996/97

2.—(1) The 1992 Regulations shall have effect in relation to financial years beginning on or after 1st April 1996 with the following amendments.

(2) In paragraph 4(1) of Schedule 1, for the formula there shall be substituted the formula




(3) In paragraph 2(12) of Schedule 2, for “0.97” there shall be substituted “0.992”.

(4) In paragraph 8(1) of Schedule 2, for “1.6 per cent.” there shall be substituted “1.5 per cent.”.

(5) For Schedule 4 there shall be substituted the Schedule set out in the Schedule to these Regulations.

Regulation 2
SCHEDULE

Regulation 6

“SCHEDULE 4ADULT POPULATION FIGURES

Billing authority area
Prescribed figure

Aberconwy and Colwyn
88,000

Anglesey
52,400

Blaenau Gwent
55,800

Bridgend
100,800

Caernarfonshire and Merionethshire
91,400

Caerphilly
128,400

Cardiff
233,800

Cardiganshire
55,600

Carmarthenshire
132,400

Denbighshire
71,400

Flintshire
111,600

Merthyr Tydfil
44,400

Monmouthshire
65,500

Neath and Port Talbot
107,700

Newport
103,800

Pembrokeshire
86,900

Powys
95,200

Rhondda, Cynon, Taff
182,400

Swansea
179,800

The Vale of Glamorgan
90,500

Torfaen
68,600

Wrexham
94,500”

Signed by authority of the Secretary of State for Wales

Gwilym Jones
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Welsh Office
12th December 1995

Explanatory Note

(This note is not part of the Regulations)
These Regulations apply to Wales.
Under Part II of Schedule 8 to the Local Government Finance Act 1988 billing authorities are required to pay amounts (called non-domestic rating contributions) to the Secretary of State. Provisional amounts are paid during the year, final calculations and payments being made after the year ends. They are calculated in accordance with the Non-Domestic Rating Contributions (Wales) Regulations 1992 (“the 1992 Regulations”).
These Regulations make various technical amendments to the 1992 Regulations for financial years beginning with 1996/97.


(1)
1988 c. 41. Sections 140 and 143 were amended by the Local Government and Housing Act 1989 (c. 42, “the 1989 Act”), Schedule 5, paragraphs 69 and 72, and by the Local Government Finance Act 1992 (c. 14, “the 1992 Act”), Schedule 13, paragraphs 78 and 80. Paragraphs 4 and 6 of Schedule 8 were amended by the 1989 Act, Schedule 5, paragraph 42, and by the 1992 Act, Schedule 10, paragraph 6 and Schedule 13, paragraph 86.

(2)
S.I. 1992/3238, amended by S.I. 1993/1505, 1993/3077, 1994/547, 1994/1742 and 1994/3125.
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