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Topical Questions

Part of Housing, Communities and Local Government – in the House of Commons on 22nd July 2019.

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Photo of Andrew Bridgen Andrew Bridgen Conservative, North West Leicestershire

Currently, town and parish councils are not compensated in the council tax formula grant for providing student discounts, which means that parish councils in villages with large student populations, such as Kegworth in my constituency, are providing services used by students for which there is no precept. Will the Minister look into this inequity?