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A line of trainee firefighters stand to attention in uniform
12 July 2023
Gender pay gap recorded at lowest level since records began
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5 July 2023
Today we are issuing a formal notice to our communities that from 19th July 2023 anyone on the electoral register is able to inspect our accounts for the financial year 2022-2023.
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31 May 2023
Update on our unaudited Statement of Accounts 2022/23
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14 February 2023
For Band D Council taxpayers in the West Midlands, the 2023/24 budget charges remain amongst the lowest fire service charges in England.
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1 December 2022
West Midlands Fire and Rescue Authority, external account audit update for year ended 31 March 2022.
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5 July 2022
As part of our commitment to transparency, our accounts will soon be available to view on our website.
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2 June 2022
Please be assured that we are working closely with HMRC to resolve the issue as a matter of urgency
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15 February 2022
Band D Council Tax payers in the West Midlands will pay less than 10p a week extra for their fire and rescue service in 2022/23.
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30 September 2021
EXTERNAL AUDIT OF ACCOUNTS: YEAR ENDED 31 MARCH 2021
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5 July 2021
AUDIT OF ACCOUNTS YEAR ENDED 31st MARCH 2021
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