Audit of Accounts 2015/2016

Audit of Accounts 2015/2016

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EASTLEIGH BOROUGH COUNCIL 

CONCLUSION OF AUDIT OF ACCOUNTS 2015/16

NOTICE OF RIGHTS OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT ELECTORS 

Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014

The Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015 

NOTICE is hereby given that an unqualified audit opinion was issued on the accounts of Eastleigh Borough Council for 2015-16. In accordance with the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014, section 25, and the Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015, paragraph 16, notice is hereby given that the audit of the accounts for the financial year 2015-16 of the Borough of Eastleigh has been concluded. 

NOTICE is also given that any local government elector for the Borough has the right to inspect the statement of the accounts and the auditor’s opinion and may obtain copies extracts from Financial Services, Eastleigh Borough Council, Eastleigh House, Upper Market Street, Eastleigh, Hampshire, SO50 9YN between 10.00am and 4.00pm, Monday to Friday inclusive. Alternatively, a copy of the accounts and the auditor’s opinion is available from the above office upon application in writing or by telephone (02380 688317). 

The accounts and independent audit report for 2015-16 can also be viewed online here www.eastleigh.gov.uk/the-council/council-budgets-and-spending/statements-of-accounts.aspx 

Dated:  Friday 23 September 2016

Sarah King
Corporate Director – Support Services (Chief Financial Officer)
Eastleigh Borough Council
Finance Services
Eastleigh House

Upper Market Street, Eastleigh Hampshire SO50 9YN

Telephone (02380) 688317

 

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EASTLEIGH BOROUGH COUNCIL

AUDIT OF ACCOUNTS 2015/2016
NOTICE OF PUBLIC RIGHTS

Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014
The Accounts and Audit (England) Regulations 2015

 

NOTICE is given that from Friday 1st July 2016 to Monday 11th August 2016 (except Saturdays,  Sundays and Bank Holidays) between 9.00am and 4.30pm any person interested may inspect, and make copies of, the accounts of the above named Council for the year ended 31st March 2016 and all books, deeds, contracts, bills, vouchers and receipts relating thereto. The accounts and other documents will be available for inspection on application to the Chief Financial Officer, Eastleigh House, Upper Market Street, Eastleigh, Hampshire SO50 9YN (telephone 023 8068 8000, email sarah.king@eastleigh.gov.uk).

NOTICE is also given that from Friday 1st July 2016 to Monday 11th August 2016 between 10.00am and 4.30pm, the auditor, at the request of a local government elector for any area to which the accounts relate, will give the elector or their  representative an opportunity to question them about the accounts, and that any such elector or their representative may attend before the auditor and make objections as to any matter in respect of which the auditor could take action under the provisions of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 and the Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015.

Questions may be received at Eastleigh House, Upper Market Street, Eastleigh, SO50 9YN by arrangement with the auditor Kate Handy, Ernst & Young LLP, Wessex House, 19 Threefield Lane, Southampton, Hampshire SO14 3QB, United Kingdom (khandy@uk.ey.com) to whom requests for this purpose should be addressed. No objection may be made unless the auditor has previously received written notice of the proposed objection and its grounds. A copy of this notice must be sent to Eastleigh Borough Council at the address below.

N Tustian
Chief Executive
Eastleigh Borough Council
Eastleigh House
Upper Market Street
SO50 9YN