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Maldon District Council - Audit of Accounts 2017/18 - Notice of Public Rights

Published on Thursday, 19th April 2018

Notice of Public Rights

Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015

Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014

The Council’s accounts are subject to external audit by Ernst & Young LLP of 400 Capability Green, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 3LU (telephone 01582 643000). Members of the public and local government electors have certain rights in the audit process:

  1. From Friday 1 June until Thursday 12 July between 9.00am to 1.00pm and 2.00pm to 4.30pm any person may inspect the accounts of the Council for the year ended 31st March 2017, under section 26 of the Local Audit and Accountability Act, and certain related documents (comprising deeds, contracts, bills, vouchers and receipts). They may also make copies of the accounts and documents. Please contact Carrie Cox, Finance Manager, at the address given below, or email financial.services@maldon.gov.uk.
  2. From Friday 1 June until Thursday 12 July, a local government elector for the area of the Council, or his/her representative, may ask the auditor questions about the accounts. Please contact the auditor at the address given above to make arrangements to ask any questions.
  3. From Friday 1 June until Thursday 12 July, a local government elector for the area of the Council, or his/her representative, may object to the Council’s accounts under section 27 of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014. Written notice of a proposed objection and the grounds on which it is made must be sent to the auditor at the address given above and copied to me at the address given below.

 

Emma Foy
Director of Resources
Maldon District Council
Council Offices
Princes Road
Maldon
Essex. CM9 5DL

Dated: 19 April 2018