Statement of Accounts

Overview

The Statement of Accounts is a complete record for the year of the financial activities of the Council. Downloadable versions of each year are available at the bottom of the page.

Chiltern District Council

Audit of Accounts Year Ended 31 March 2020

Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014, sections 26,27,32,43(2) and 46
Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015 Regulations 14 & 15

The Council's accounts are subject to external audit by Andrew Brittain of Ernst & Young LLP, Apex Plaza, Forbury Road, Reading Berks RG1 1YE.
From 29 June 2020 to 7 August 2020 inclusive, members of the public and local government electors have certain rights in the audit process:

  1. Any person may inspect the accounts of the Council for the year ended 31 March 2020 and certain related documents (comprising books, deeds, contracts, bills, vouchers and receipts) at the address given below. They may also make copies of the accounts and documents.  This does not include commercially confidential and personal information as provided for in section 26(4) to 26(6) of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014.
     
  2. 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. A local government elector for the area of the Council, or his/her representative, may object to the Council's accounts asking that the auditor issue a report in the public interest (under section 24 of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014) and/or apply to the court for a declaration that an item in the accounts is contrary to law (under section 28 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.

Icon for pdf 2019/20 Draft Statement of Accounts [1.08MB]

J. Burness
Director of Resources
Chiltern District Council
King George V House
King George V Road
Amersham
Bucks, HP6 5AW