Council Finance

Audit Report 2022
07 Oct 2022

The Arne Parish Council Notice of Conclusion of Audit for 2022 (Click on the Heading to View the Report ) is now available.

Accounts (Unaudited) for Year to 31 March 2022


Accounts for the Year to 31 March 2022 (Unaudited).





Smaller authority name: _____Arne Parish Council





Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 Sections 26 and 27

The Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015 (SI 2015/234)


1. Date of announcement_______24th June 2022

2. Each year the smaller authority’s Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR) needs to be reviewed by an external auditor appointed by Smaller Authorities’ Audit Appointments Ltd.  The unaudited AGAR has been published with this notice. As it has yet to be reviewed by the appointed auditor, it is subject to change as a result of that review.

Any person interested has the right to inspect and make copies of the accounting records for the financial year to which the audit relates and all books, deeds, contracts, bills, vouchers, receipts and other documents relating to those records must be made available for inspection by any person interested. For the year ended 31 March 2022, these documents will be available on reasonable notice by application to:


     EDWIN mACKNAMARA; Clerk & RFO_________________


commencing on __MondAY 27 JuLY 2022 



and ending on ___Friday 5th August 2022


3. Local government electors and their representatives also have:


  • The opportunity to question the appointed auditor about the accounting records; and
    • The right to make an objection which concerns a matter in respect of which the appointed auditor could either make a public interest report or apply to the court for a declaration that an item of account is unlawful. Written notice of an objection must first be given to the auditor and a copy sent to the smaller authority.


The appointed auditor can be contacted at the address in paragraph 4 below for this purpose between the above dates only.


4. The smaller authority’s AGAR is subject to review by the appointed auditor under the provisions of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014, the Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015 and the NAO’s Code of Audit Practice 2015.  The appointed auditor is:


PKF Littlejohn LLP (Ref: SBA Team)

15 Westferry Circus

Canary Wharf

London E14 4HD



5. This announcement is made Edwin Macknamara RFO

Please click here to view PDFs for the:

Annual Accounts and Governance Return for year to 31 March 2021


Financial Regulations (as of 2019)