Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
(1) That subject to the changes required, agree that the Draft Statement of Accounts 2019/20 be endorsed and once the final audit opinion is received the Director of Finance (S151 Officer), in consultation with the Chair of the Accounts, Audit and Risk Committee (or Vice Chair in case the Chairman is unavailable) be authorised to sign the accounts and it be noted that if any material changes to the accounts are required, then an additional committee meeting would be convened to consider the changes.
(2) That the Director of Finance, in consultation with the Chair of the Accounts, Audit and Risk Committee (or Vice Chair in their absence), be authorised to make any further changes to the letters of representation that may arise during completion of the audit.
Report author: Michael Furness
Publication date: 19/11/2020
Date of decision: 18/11/2020
Decided at meeting: 18/11/2020 - Accounts, Audit and Risk Committee