Year End Audit

1. Date of announcement Wednesday 1
st 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:
Mrs T Euesden, Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer.
Storrington & Sullington Parish Council
The Parish Hall, Thakeham Road, Storrington, West Sussex, RH20 3PP
commencing on Monday 6th June 2022
and ending on Friday 15th July 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
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:
Moore (Ref RD/hd)
Rutland House, Minerva Business Park, Lynch Wood, Peterborough
5. This announcement is made by
Mrs Tracey Euesden, Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer