2023 Action Scorecards

Action Scorecards 2023

Governance & Finance

This section aims to understand to what extent climate action has been incorporated and embedded across the whole of the council in all its activities and services in its decision making, forward planning and structures. This section also looks at how councils are raising funds for climate action and whether the councils’ investments are sustainable or supporting high carbon infrastructure and industries.

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Average score by council type

Single Tier

27% Average score


24% Average score


34% Average score

Northern Ireland

11% Average score

Combined Authority

This section does not apply to Combined Authorities. Visit the following equivalent section:

Section: Governance & Finance (CA)

Key takeaways

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