This postcode is located in the electoral ward of Welshpool Gungrog and the community area of Welshpool.
Powys County Council
The County Council is responsible for highways, education, social services, waste and regulatory services. It is funded by Welsh Government, council tax and other income.
The county councillors for the community of Welshpool are:
Welshpool Town Council
Your Town Council looks after local issues such as green spaces and benches. These vary from place to place. It is funded by council tax and other income.
The annual precept request for Welshpool Town Council in 2022/2023 was approximately £599,329. There are approximately 2,741 properties in the community.
Welshpool Town Council is made up of 15 councillors.Visit their website »
Council Tax is a local tax made up of 3 precepting authorities - the county council, community or town council and Police & Crime Commissioner. The current breakdown for a Band D property in 2022/23 is shown below.
A comparison between 2022 and 2018 is shown below.
Element paid to Powys County Council
Up £262.66 per year.
Element paid to Welshpool Town Council
Up £61.15 per year.
Element paid to Police & Crime Commissioner
Up £65.60 per year.
Since 2018, council tax for this community has increased by 20%, or £389.41 per year / £7.49 per week.
Here you can view the compiled analysis for the entire county or area.