The annual statement of accounts (the accounts) shows details of the costs of providing the Council’s services and information about the Council’s assets and liabilities.
The Council’s accounts (including those of Norfolk Pension Fund) for 2019-20 were approved by Audit Committee on 15 October 2020. The audit of the accounts was completed by 30 November 2020. The auditors certified completion of the audit and issued the final audit certificate on 17 February 2021.
Copies of the accounts for the previous 6 years are shown below.
Norfolk County Council Annual Audit Letter
Following the signing of the Statement of Accounts and the conclusion of the annual audit, our external auditors write an Annual Audit Letter to the Council. The letter summarises the findings of the auditors and formally concludes the audit.
Period for the Exercise of Public Rights
Any rights of objection, inspection and questioning of the local auditor may only be exercised within a single period of 30 working days commencing on the day following the signing of the draft unaudited accounts referred to above and for 2019-20 must commence no later than 1 September 2020. The inspection period for Norfolk County Council’s Statement of Accounts is 13 July 2020 to 21 August 2020.
Previous Statements of Accounts