We are required by statute to prepare an annual Statement of Accounts showing a comprehensive summary of the Council's overall financial position for the period 1 April to 31 March.
The accounts are presented in the format recommended by the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA), as set out in the Code of Practice on Local Authority Accounting in the United Kingdom. The Statement of Accounts are externally audited each year.
Audit of 2019 accounts
The draft accounts for 2017 to 2018 are presented below, along with the audited accounts for previous years:
The audited LGSS accounts for 2013-14 are available to view on the