The Smaller Authorities’ Audit Appointments Ltd (SAAA) has appointed PKF Littlejohn as the external auditor of the council for five years from 2017/18.

Under the Accounts and Audit Regulations of 2015, the council has now completed a single period of 30 working days during which public rights may be exercised, by publishing the sections of the Annual Governance and Accountability Return which are listed below. All of these documents refer to the unaudited accounts.