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Consultations, governance, policies and finance

Corporate Leadership Team

Details of our Corporate Leadership Team are available.

Finance

We publish our annual accounts and monthly expenditure of over £500.

Consultations

View a list of current consultations, including details of how to respond.

Procurement

Further information is available about our procurement process.

Policies and strategies

In the interests of tranparency, we make our policies and strategies publicly available. including our Corporate Stragey, Freedom of Information Policy and Commercial Strategy.

Code of Conduct

We publish the Code of Conduct decision notices relating to borough and town/parish councillors.

Private meetings

We sometimes need to hold all or part of our meetings in private, and publish an advisory notice ahead of the meeting.

Legal notices

In order to adhere to UK Law and Government guidelines, we may publish legal notices on occasion.

National Fraud Initiative

We publish details about role and responsibilities as part of the National Fraud Initiative 2020.

Audit

View our Annual Audit Letter 2017/18

View our Independant Auditor's Report

Auditor's Statutory Recommendations

Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014, section 24 and schedule 7, paragraph 4 – auditor’s statutory recommendations.

The Council has received a public interest report from its auditors, Grant Thornton, under section 24 and schedule 7 of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014.

The report contains the Council’s management’s response to the recommendations.

A copy of the report is available.