Public inspection of accounts

TAMWORTH BOROUGH COUNCIL

NOTICE OF PUBLIC RIGHTS

LOCAL AUDIT & ACCOUNTABILITY ACT 2014 (ss 26, 27)

ACCOUNTS AND AUDIT REGULATIONS 2015

REGULATIONS 9, 14, 15

NOTICE IS GIVEN that the unaudited statement of accounts for the year ended 31 March 2017 has been published on the Council’s website.

NOTICE IS GIVEN that from 12th June 2017 to 24th July 2017 between 10.00 am and 4.00 pm, any person interested may inspect, and make copies of the accounts of the above named Borough Council for the year ended 31st March 2017 and all books, deeds, contracts, bills, vouchers and receipts relating thereto.  The accounts and other documents will be available for inspection at the offices at which they are normally kept or otherwise by arrangement; application should be made initially to the Executive Director Corporate Services, Marmion House, Lichfield Street, Tamworth; tel: 01827 709252.

NOTICE IS ALSO GIVEN that from 12th June 2017 to 24th July 2017, the auditor, at the request of a local government elector for any area to which the accounts relate, will give the elector an opportunity, under Section 14 of the Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015, to question him about the accounts, and any such elector may make objections as to any matter in respect of which the auditor could take action under the Act (namely to seek a declaration from the Court that an item of account t is unlawful) or could make a report in the public interest under schedule 7 of the Act.

Questions may be received at Marmion House by arrangement with the auditor, John Gregory, Grant Thornton UK LLP, The Colmore Building, 20 Colmore Circus, Birmingham, West Midlands, B4 6AT; tel: 0121 232 5333 to whom requests for this purpose should be addressed.  An objection must be sent to the auditor in writing and at the same time, a copy of this notice must be sent to the Executive Director Corporate Services at the address below.

J. WHEATLEY, FCCA

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR CORPORATE SERVICES

Marmion House
Lichfield Street
TAMWORTH
Staffs
B79 7BZ