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Statement of accounts

26 September 2017

This section contains the council’s annual report and statement of accounts, which provide information on the council’s actual spending on services for each financial year.


A summary of how the council is funded, and how it plans to spend the money it receives, can be found on the Council tax page.

For further details on the council’s budget and spending plans, please see the Council spending page.


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External Audit 

The external audit for 2015/16 has now been concluded and the certificate and closure notice  issued.

The external auditor's findings from the 2015/16 audit and inspection includes messages arising from the audit of the council's financial statements. It also includes the results of the work undertaken to assess arrangements to secure value for money.