Financial Information


The Parish Council’s financial year runs from 1st April to 31st March. The Precept (Council Tax) Payment is received in two instalments in April and October. The Financial Regulations guide how a Council manages and controls public finance and can be viewed along with appendices on general reserves, local procurement and approved suppliers: financial regulations link.

Note: Oxford City Council collects the Council Tax. Further information, including if you have difficulties paying, can be seen on this link: Council Tax Information


Audit and Annual Accounts

Once a year, the Parish Council must undertake an Annual Governance and Accountability Return (called the AGAR), which is normally published in July prior to the external audit. This is publicised by a notice of public rights relating to the accounting records, and this can be viewed: Notice of Public Rights 2022 link. Once the external audit is concluded a notice is published and the most recent report can be viewed: conclusion of audit

The AGAR can be viewed:

The Internal Audit Report can be viewed :

Fixed Asset Register can be viewed:

Financial Risk Register can be viewed:


If you have any queries or require further information, please contact the Parish Clerk by clicking the following link: Parish Clerk.