The beginning of 2018 has become a starting point for CC in terms of coming in effect a new model of financial relations with central government. All 665 communities in which the first elections took place, transferred to direct interbudget relations. Among those are the consolidated communities that conducted their first local elections at the end of 2017. This was stated on Facebook by Vice Prime Minister, Minister of Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Communal Services of Ukraine Hennadii Zubko.
According to him, in 2018, in direct relations with the state budget will engage 1288 local budgets. Among those are 24 regional budgets, 148 – of towns of regional significance, as well as - Kyiv, 450 - district and 665 budgets of amalgamated communities. At that, 930 local budgets will receive the basic subvention, 223 will receive reverse subvention.