Nottingham City Council is committed to openness and transparency in making meaningful spending data available to the public. We will be publishing all our relevant spend with trade suppliers on a quarterly basis.
The data will be published in CSV (comma-separated values) format; the report will be available to download from the section below. It lists all relevant trade supplier payments excluding VAT, from 1st April 2011 onward.
To assist with understanding this report, the following table explains the headings in the report.
Name of organisation making the payment
Unique code to identify an organisation
Date of payment to the supplier
A reference number for each payment
Name of supplier
Supplier Post Code
Post code of the supplier
Description of the type of expenditure
The actual value of the payment excluding VAT
The data includes all trade supplier payments, purchase card payments, foreign payments and CHAPs (Clearing House Automated Payment System) payments.
The information will show the following payment types:
The following information has been redacted in line with sections 1 and 7 of the Data Protection Act 1998:
In accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998 and Freedom of Information Act 2000 and best practice as set out in the Local Government Group publication ‘Local transparency: a practitioner’s guide to publishing local spending data’, the following payments are not included:
To ensure consistency and clarity of the data, the following adjustments have been made to the original data:
If you have any queries regarding the data, please contact email@example.com. If your enquiry relates to a particular transaction please include transaction number and amount of the transaction.