Financial Information and the Transparency Code
In 2015 The Department of Communities and Local Government published a Transparency Code for local councils. There are statutory obligations for Council's with an annual turnover of less of less than £25,000 and for those greater than £200,000.
Under the Code, Queniborough Parish Council will, on request, make available financial information required of larger councils
(General Purposes and Cemetery Committee, 2nd February 2022)
Annual Accounts 2020-21
The accounts for 2020-21 have now been audited by the Internal Auditor and External Auditor.
The Annual Return, the Internal Auditor's report and the External Auditor's report are published below.
Your rights to inspect the accounting records are also published below.
Annual Statement of Accounts and Governance 2020-21 (PDF, 7.2 Mb)
Annual Statement of Accounts and Governance 2020-21
Explanation of account variances 2020-21 (PDF, 111 Kb)
Explanation of Account Variances 2020-21
Internal Auditor's Report 2020-21 (PDF, 2.3 Mb)
Internal Auditor's report 2019-20
Accounts 20-21 Exercise of Public Rights Jun 21 (PDF, 271 Kb)
Period of inspection
Summary of public rights (PDF, 1.5 Mb)
Summary of public rights
AGAR External Auditors Report Section 3 (PDF, 128 Kb)
AGAR External Auditors Report Section 3
External Auditor's Account Closure letter Sep 21 (PDF, 1.4 Mb)
External Auditor's Account Closure Letter September 2021
Audit Conclusion Notice Sep 21 (PDF, 505 Kb)
Audit Conclusion Notice September 2021
Financial Regulations amended March 2022 (PDF, 270 Kb)
Financial Regulations amended March 2022
The Precept is the element of your Council Tax that is paid to Queniborough Parish Council.
Every year, the Parish Council draws up budgets and calculates how much money it needs for the next Financial Year.
The precept for 2020-21 is £54,512.
Further details of the Parish Council's budgets for the 2020/21 Financial Year can be obtained from the Parish Office.
The Chairman of the Council, Stephen Wright, has an allowance of £300 per year. This was approved at the Council's Annual Meeting on 27th May 2020.
The allowance is currently being reviewed.