Decision details

Music Service Fees 2023/24

Decision Maker: Corporate Director Children and Young People's Services

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To agree fees to parents and schools for the Music Service 2023/34


That for the financial year 2023/24 a 6 % increase be applied to tuition fees. The effective date of the fees change should be April 2023. Termly Fees and charges to apply from April 2023 will be as follows:
Tuition in a group - £80.00
Individual tuition – 20 minutes- £156.30
Group of two – 30 minutes - £156.30
Individual tuition – 30 minutes- £219.50
Instrument Hire - Variable in line with value of instrument
That a 6% increase be applied to Music Centre fees to reflect increased venue costs
Music Centre – full morning£68.50
Music Centre – part morning£54.90
That fee remissions relating to free school meals and working tax credit remain unchanged.

Reasons for the decision:

Fee levels are reviewed annually in line with the Council’s Fees and Charges Strategy.

Publication date: 07/03/2023

Date of decision: 07/03/2023

Effective from: 15/03/2023

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