Regular analysis

This page covers the Council’s main work in terms of its regular analysis.

The Fiscal Council has five main outputs:

  1. Fiscal Assessment Reports (twice a year)
  2. Long-term Sustainability (once every few years)
  3. Pre-Budget Statements (once a year)
  4. Endorsements of Official Economic forecasts (twice a year)
  5. Flash Release on Budget Day (once a year)

Fiscal Assessment Reports

Fiscal Assessment Report, December 2023
Fiscal Assessment Report, June 2023

Fiscal Assessment Report, November 2022
Fiscal Assessment Report, May 2022

Fiscal Assessment Report, December 2021
Fiscal Assessment Report, May 2021

Fiscal Assessment Report, December 2020
Fiscal Assessment Report, May 2020

Fiscal Assessment Report, November 2019
Fiscal Assessment Report, June 2019

Fiscal Assessment Report, November 2018
Fiscal Assessment Report, June 2018

Fiscal Assessment Report, November 2017
Fiscal Assessment Report, June 2017

Fiscal Assessment Report, November 2016
Fiscal Assessment Report, June 2016

Fiscal Assessment Report, November 2015
Fiscal Assessment Report, June 2015

Fiscal Assessment Report, November 2014
Fiscal Assessment Report, June 2014

Fiscal Assessment Report, November 2013
Fiscal Assessment Report, April 2013

Fiscal Assessment Report, September 2012
Fiscal Assessment Report, April 2012

Fiscal Assessment Report, October 2011


Long-term Sustainability Analysis

Long-term Sustainability Report 2020
Long-term Sustainability Methodology Report 2020


Pre-Budget Statements

Pre-Budget 2024 Statement
Pre-Budget 2023 Statement
Pre-Budget 2022 Statement
Pre-Budget 2021 Statement
Pre-Budget 2020 Statement
Pre-Budget 2019 Statement
Pre-Budget 2018 Statement
Pre-Budget 2017 Statement
Pre-Budget 2016 Statement


Endorsements

Endorsement of Budget 2024 macroeconomic forecasts, December 2023
Endorsement letter, September 2023
Endorsement letter, April 2023
Endorsement letter, September 2022
Endorsement letter, April 2022
Endorsement letter, September 2021
Endorsement letter, April 2021
Endorsement letter, September 2020
Endorsement letter, April 2020
Endorsement letter, September 2019
Endorsement letter, April 2019
Endorsement letter, October 2018
Endorsement letter, April 2018
Endorsement letter, September 2017
Endorsement letter, April 2017
Endorsement letter, October 2016
Endorsement letter, April 2016
Endorsement letter, October 2015
Endorsement letter, March 2015
Endorsement letter, October 2014
Endorsement letter, April 2014
Endorsement letter, October 2013