Investing Innovatively and Collaboratively
We want to invest and source money innovatively and collaboratively based on evidence and sound financial planning.
We would love to hear what you think…
We are going to use the following proposals to test our thinking – sign up now to get involved.
4.1 Value for Money Review of Services
Conduct a high level ‘Value for Money Review’ of key services, comparing with other authorities in order to determine and where possible emulate best practice.
4.2 Common Spend
Identify and manage common spend across the organisation, and with partners
4.3 Longer Budget Cycles
Trial longer budgeting cycles in an area of the business.
4.4 Understanding Social Value
Project to unlock resources within local communities, and mainstream the work to understand social value in Cullompton, Ilfracombe and High Bickington.
4.5 Total Accounting
Prototype a total accounting model to understand the full cost to DCC of delivering a service, including related and support services and infrastructure.
4.6 Zero-based Budgeting
Trial evidence based and zero-based budgeting.