LONDON BOROUGH OF ENFIELDNotice ID: WAT0209285
LONDON BOROUGH OF ENFIELD NOTICE OF THE DATE OF COMMENCEMENT OF PERIOD FOR THE EXERCISE OF PUBLIC RIGHTS ACCOUNTS FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31 MARCH 2017
The Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014, Sections 26 & 27 The Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015, Sections 14 & 15
The Council's Draft Accounts for financial year 2016-17 are subject to external audit by Mr. David Eagles, for and on behalf of BDO LLP, 55 Baker Street, London W1U 7EU (Tel 020 7486 5888). Members of the public and local government electors have certain rights in the audit process as follows:-
1. From Monday 3rd July 2017 to Friday 11th August 2017 during normal business hours any person may inspect the accounts of the Council for the year ended 31st March 2017 and certain related documents (comprising books, deeds, contracts, bills, vouchers and receipts) at the address given below. They may also make copies of the accounts and documents.
2. From Monday 3rd July 2017 until Friday 11th August 2017, a local government elector for the area of the Council, or his/her representative, may ask the auditor questions about the accounts. Please contact the auditor at the address given above to make arrangements to ask any questions.
3. From Friday 3rd July 2017 until Friday 11th August, a local government elector for the area of the Council, or his/her representative, may object to the Council's accounts asking that the auditor issue a report in the public interest (under Section 27 of the Local Audit & Accountability Act 2014) and/or apply to the court for a declaration that an item in the accounts is contrary to law (under Section 28 of the Local Audit & Accountability Act 2014). Written notice of a proposed objection and the grounds on which it is made must be sent to the auditor at the address given above and copied to me at the address given below.
From 30th June 2017, a full set of the Draft Financial Statements for financial year 2016-17 will be available from the Council's website at www.enfield.gov.uk. These will be the unaudited Accounts and therefore the final published Statement of Accounts are subject to change.
James Rolfe Director of Finance, Resources & Customer Services London Borough of Enfield Civic Centre Silver Street Enfield EN1 3XA Dated 16th June 2017