The Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015 require smaller authorities, each financial year, to conduct a review of the effectiveness of the system of internal control and prepare an annual governance statement, now known as the Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR) or more commonly called the Annual Return, in accordance with proper practices in relation to accounts.
The AGAR comprises the following sections:
1. Certificate of Exemption – from external audit
2. Annual Internal Audit Report
3. Annual Governance Statement
4. Accounting Statement
The Parish Council’s Annual Governance Statement for the current financial year is shown below. The current year is based upon the payments made and receipts received to date.
Annual Return for the Current Financial Year 2020 - 2021
|Box||Previous Year||Current Year|
|1 - Balances Brought Forward||£12,209||£18,232|
|2 - Precept or Rates and Levies||£5,830||£3,178|
|3 - Total Other Receipts||£16,496||£8,580|
|4 - Staff Costs||£756||£0|
|5 - Loan Interest/capital repayments||£0||£0|
|6 - All Other Payments||£15,547||£5,160|
|7 - Balances Carried Forward||£18,232||£24,830|
Note: Current Year values are as at Wednesday 30th of September 2020
The Parish Council AGAR for the previous financial year is available here.
The Parish Council AGARs, or their predecessor, since 2010-11 may be viewed in the table below. These documents are also available in the Document Library.
Annual Returns Documents
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|0370||Annual Return 2019-20||2Mb|
|0029||Annual Return 2018-19||6Mb|
|0028||Annual Return 2017-18||2Mb|
|0027||Annual Return 2016-17||2Mb|
|0026||Annual Return 2015-16||2Mb|
|0025||Annual Return 2014-15||2Mb|
|0024||Annual Return 2013-14||2Mb|
|0023||Annual Return 2012-13||2Mb|
|0022||Annual Return 2011-12||2Mb|
|0021||Annual Return 2010-11||6Mb|
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