Transparency and Open Data

Find information on suppliers and contracts, transactions, equalities information and staff data.

As a public service organisation we are committed to transparency in all our dealings. The information on this page is available throughout the website in the relevant sections, however we have collected a set of links which you may find helpful to have in one place.

Suppliers and contracts

Schedule of payments

View details of payments over £500 for April 2018 to March 2019

June 2019:  Following the implementation of new financial systems, transparency data is not yet available. This will be uploaded as soon as possible and we aim to have it done by the end of May. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Quarter two 2018 [csv] (file size 3.36 MB)
Quarter one 2018 [csv] (file size 3.4 MB)

View details of payments over £500 for April 2017 to March 2018

Quarter one 2017 [csv] (file size 2.7 MB)
Quarter two 2017 [csv] (file size 2.01 MB)
Quarter three 2017 [csv] (file size 3.6 MB)
Quarter four 2017 [csv] (file size 3.31 MB)


View details of payments over £500 for April 2016 to March 2017

Quarter one 2016 [csv] (file size 1.82 MB)
Quarter two 2016 [csv] (file size 2.47 MB)
Quarter three 2016 [csv] (file size 2.66 MB)
Quarter four 2016 [csv] (file size 2.69 MB)

View details of payments over £500 for April 2015 to March 2016

Quarter one 2015 [csv] (file size 1.34 MB)
Quarter two 2015 [csv] (file size 1.99 MB)
Quarter three 2015 [csv] (file size 1.71 MB)
Quarter four 2015 [csv] (file size 2.05 MB)

View details of payments for April 2014 to March 2015

Quarter one 2014 [csv] (file size 2.87 MB)
Quarter two 2014 [csv] (file size 2.64 MB)
Quarter three 2014 [csv] (file size 2.35 MB)
Quarter four 2014 [csv] (file size 2.26 MB)

View details of payments with an individual value of £250 or more for 2014-2015. The information excludes payments to individuals such as refunds, benefit payments:

1 April to 31 March 2015 [vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheet] (file size 4.35 MB)

View details of payments with an individual value of £250 or more for 2013-2014. The information excludes payments to individuals such as refunds, benefit payments

1 April 2013 - 31 March 2014 [vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheet] (file size 4.3 MB)

View details of payments with an individual value of £500 or more for 2012-2013:

1 April 2012 - 31 March 2013 [vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheet] (file size 3.6 MB)

View details from 2010 until 2012:

1 January 2012 - 31 March 2012 [vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheet] (file size 992.86 KB)
1 April 2011 - 31 December 2011 [vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheet] (file size 2.65 MB)
1 January 2011 - 31 March 2011 [vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheet] (file size 397.32 KB)
1 October 2010 - 31 December 2010 [vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheet] (file size 389.64 KB)
1 July 2010 - 30 September 2010 [vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheet] (file size 422.71 KB)
1 April 2010 - 30 July 2010 [vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheet] (file size 429.9 KB)

Our contracts

The Contracts Register contains most of our contracted relationships with suppliers above £20,000. 

RBKC Contracts Register

Find out more about the Council’s Contracts Register


RBKC Grant Allocations 2018-19 [vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheet] (file size 31.77 KB)

Ward spend

Council assets

Use the property and site information search form to find the Council's property assets. 

Social housing asset data 2017 [PDF] (file size 226.38 KB)

Stock-holding councils have a statutory duty to account for their housing stock in the Housing Revenue Account and regularly carry out valuations. The published information is based on the most up to date valuation. It has been presented in a way designed to prevent individual addresses from being identified.

Salaries, expenses and allowances

The following document sets out the Council’s Pay Policy as agreed in March 2019. The document also includes an extract of a report to Council setting out the context and requirements of a pay policy. The policy will be kept under review and updated as necessary.

Pay Policy 2019 [PDF] (file size 87.75 KB)

Gender Pay Gap Report 2018/19

This document provides required data and information concerning the gender pay gap relating to employees of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. The data is applicable to the snapshot date of 31 March 2018.

Gender Pay Gap Report 2018-19 [PDF] (file size 46.9 KB)

Equalities data, information and objectives

  • Data by topic
  • Customer services - contains a range of data and information in response to customer exit surveys
  • Education - schools data relating to attendance and performance
  • Health and social care - contains a range of data relating to survey feedback and access to services
  • Housing - narrative and charts covering equalities profile of access to housing services
  • Workforce - data on the equalities profile of Council staff

Transparency policy

The Council’s approach to transparency and expectations for our services around transparency is set out below:

Census 2011

See the findings from the last census in 2011 - reports by ward.

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Data use

Please note: You are free to use and re-use the data which appears on this page freely and flexibly, subject to the terms of the Open Government Licence. If re-using this data, please cite the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea as the information provider.