The final settlement was issued on 8 February 2016 and includes additional transitional funding for local authorities.
Local authorities will see an average cut in funding of 2.8% in 2016/17, and a real terms cut of 6.7% over the spending review period.
The spending review and Autumn Statement on 25 November set out the government’s spending plans for 2016/17 to 2020/21.
CIPFA's survey has found that finance directors are losing confidence in their ability to finance local services.
The CIPFA Counter Fraud Centre in collaboration with Mazars and Public Concern at Work has unveiled a whistleblowing e-learning package.