Financial Information

Introduction:

The Parish Council’s financial year runs from 1st April to 31st March. The Precept (Council Tax) Payment is received in two tranches 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.

Budget:

The approved budget for 2021/22 can be viewed with an accompanying explanation:

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 2021 link. Once the external audit is concluded a notice is published and this can be viewed: conclusion of audit.

The AGAR for 2020-21 can be viewed: AGAR return 2020-21 link

The Internal Audit Report for 2020-21 can be viewed : Certificate link and the Report link

The External Audit Report for 2020-21 can be viewed: report link

Fixed Asset Register 2020-21 can be viewed:

Fixed Asset Register 2020-21

Financial Risk Register can be viewed:

Financial risk register 2021-22

Insurance:

Policy schedule and employers liability certificate for 2021-22

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