Financical Information

Accounts year ended 31 March 2023

The Accounts and Audit Regulations Act 2014

The Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 as summarised in the Accounts and Audit (England) Regulations 2015 (Statutory Instrument No. 234), and the National Audit Office’ Code of Audit Practice require that the Parish Council’s accounts should be duly audited and then made available for public inspection.

The Council’s Accounts for the year  ended 31 March 2023 have been prepared and have been verified by our internal auditor, Julia Podmore, BSc, FCA, ICAEW  and are shown below.

The accounts once audited (the Annual Return) and other documents such as books, deeds, contracts, bills, vouchers and receipts relating to them will be made available for inspection by any person interested on reasonable notice, during a period of 30 working days selected by the Authority.  A notice of dates is below.

Any queries regarding the Parish Council’s accounts need to be addressed to our appointed external auditor, who are:

Mazar, Smaller Authorities External Audit Team, Salvus House, Aykley Heads, Durham, DH1 5TS

Councils Accounts – A Summary of Public Rights

Inspection Notice

Exemption Form

Annual Governance Statement 2022-23

Accounts Statement 2022-23

Internal Audit Report