Reform of the Police Funding Formula Contents


Terms of Reference

1 Introduction

2 Reforming the Funding Formula

The existing Police Allocation Formula

A proposed new model

Proposed refinements to the new model

Provision for London

3 The consultation process

Rushed timescale

Implementation alongside the Spending Review


Original consultation

Subsequent refinements

4 Calculation errors by the Home Office

5 Principles of a good funding model

A good funding model?

6 The drivers of crime and police demand

Demand for police services: crime and non-crime

The demands of policing a diverse community

Localised drivers of demand

Understanding demand

Collaboration with the private sector

7 Impact of Spending Review 2015 on police funding

Conclusions and recommendations

Formal Minutes


Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament

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Prepared 10 December 2015