SPELTHORNE BOROUGH COUNCIL

STATEMENT OF ACCOUNTS 2018/19

NOTICE OF PUBLIC RIGHTS

Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014

The Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015

The Council's accounts are subject to external audit by Leigh Lloyd Thomas, for and on behalf of BDO LLP (55 Baker Street, London, W1U 7EU). Members of the public and local government electors have certain rights in the audit process.

From Monday 3 June 2019 to 12 July 2019 between 9am and 4pm:-

  1. Any person may inspect the accounting records of the Council for the financial year to 31 March 2019, 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
  2. A local government elector for the area of the Council, or his or 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 (under section 27 of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014) asking that the auditor issue a report in the public interest or apply for a declaration that an item of account is unlawful under section 28 of the Local Audit an Accountability Act 2014. Written notice of the proposed objection and the grounds on which it will be made must be sent to the auditor at the address given above and also copied to the Council at the address given below

Dated 20 May 2019

Mr T Collier
Deputy Chief Executive/Chief Finance Officer
Spelthorne Borough Council
Council Offices
Knowle Green
Staines-upon-Thames
TW18 1XB