Payments to suppliers
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The data is published throughout the year.
2016-17 payment performance
During 2016-17, the council paid 82.5 per cent of invoices within 30 days. 23,379 invoices were paid after 30 days. No interest was paid to suppliers for payment after 30 days. Interest calculated on payments made after 30 days at 8 per cent over Bank of England base rate is £348,609.
Payments to suppliers over £500 (by calendar month)
Financial year 2016/17
Financial year 2015/16
Financial year 2014/15
Financial year 2013 / 2014
Financial year 2012 / 2013
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