Exercise of Public Rights - Inspection of Council Accounts - Financial Year Ending 31st March 2023

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Exercise of Public Rights - Inspection of Council Accounts

The Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 contain provisions giving interested persons and local government electors certain rights of inspection of the accounts and accounting records. Local government electors may also question the auditor about the accounting records and make an objection to the auditor. Any persons 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 available for inspection.

Each year the Council’s Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR) is reviewed by an external auditor appointed by Smaller Authorities’ Audit Appointments Ltd. The unaudited AGAR is published with the notice for the exercise of public rights and are available to download on the links below.

A link to the public inspection period notice is provided below along with details of the accounts.

To view the accounts and other documents please contact 

Steven Young (Town Clerk West Bedlington Town Council)

Bedlington Community Centre

Front Street West 

Bedlington NE22 5TT

tel 01670 457070

email   westbedlingtontowncouncil@gmail.com

Notice of Appointment of dates for exwercise of public rights - Accounts For Year Ending 31st March 2023.


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