1. Date of
announcement Wednesday 2nd June 2021
year the smaller authority prepares an Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR). The AGAR has been published with this notice. It will not be reviewed by the appointed auditor, since
the smaller authority has certified itself as exempt from the appointed auditor’s review.
interested has the right to inspect and make copies of the AGAR, the accounting records for the financial year to which it relates and all books, deeds, contracts, bills, vouchers, receipts and other
documents relating to those records must be made available for inspection by any person interested. For the year ended 31 March 2021, these documents will be available on reasonable notice by
commencing on Thursday 3rd June 2021
and ending on Wednesday 14th July 2021
government electors and their representatives also have:
- The opportunity to question the
appointed auditor about the accounting records; and
- The right to make an objection which
concerns a matter in respect of which the appointed auditor could either make a public interest report or apply to the court for a declaration that an item of account is unlawful. Written notice of
an objection must first be given to the auditor and a copy sent to the smaller authority.
The appointed auditor can be contacted at the address in paragraph 4 below for this purpose between the above dates only.
smaller authority’s AGAR is subject to review by the appointed auditor under the provisions of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014, the Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015 and the NAO’s Code
of Audit Practice 2015. The appointed auditor is:
Minerva Business Park,
5. This announcement is made by Julia Evans