Completion of the 2017/18 Audit and Publication of the Annual Return

The audit of the Council’s 2017/18 Annual Return has recently been completed by the Council’s external auditors; Mazars LLP.

The Annual Return comprises the annual accounts, governance statement and internal auditor’s report of the Council, and the external auditor reports their opinion via an external auditor’s report and certificate.

The Council is pleased to report that the auditor has not raised any concerns and made any recommendations for improvement in relation to the Annual Return, representing a clean bill of financial health for 2017/18.

The audited 2017/18 Annual Return can be viewed via the link below:-


The statutory notice of the completion of the audit and publication of the Annual Return explaining elector’s rights in relation to the inspection of the accounts, is attached below:-