The Parish Council is governed by Statute and must adopt a set of Standing Orders and Financial Regulations by which the business of the Council is run. These are re-affirmed at the AGM in May each year.
With effect from September 2014, the Parish Council adopted the Policy & Protocol governing recording, photography and use of social media at meetings. The full Policy can be viewed at Policy & Protocol.
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.
The documents available can be accessed through following the links below:
- Section 1 – Annual Governance Statement 2017/18
- Section 2 – Accounting Statements 2017/18
- Section 3 – The External Auditor Report and Certificate 2017/18
- Notice of the period for the exercise of public rights
- Annual Internal Audit Report
The accounts for 2018 – 2019 are now available: