Former North Dorset District Council accounts
The Statement of Accounts shows the financial performance of the former North Dorset District Council and details finances. The accounts are prepared in accordance with the Code of Practice on Local Authority Accounting.
Public inspection of accounts and the exercise of electors rights
Notice of Public Rights 2018/19
Statement from Dorset Council, as at 31 July 2019, that the 2018/9 Dorset Councils Partnership accounts are not yet approved for publishing
The 2018/19 financial statements for local authorities in the Dorset Councils Partnership (North Dorset District Council, West Dorset District Council, and Weymouth & Portland Borough Council) have not yet been approved for publication. External audit work is continuing, for reasons including the impact of local government reorganisation in Dorset, and the audited financial statements will be made available on this page once approved. The draft, unaudited financial statements have already been published on the web site.
Statement of Accounts
All of our Accounts and Audit Committee minutes and agendas are available for download.
Notice of appointment of auditor from 2018/19
Under Section 8(2) of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014, the Council must publish a notice relating to the appointment of its local auditor.
For audits of accounts from 1 April 2018, Public Sector Audit Appointments Limited (PSAA) is responsible for appointing an auditor to principal local government and police bodies that have chosen to opt into its national auditor appointment arrangements. The former North Dorset District Council opted into this arrangement.
The PSAA board has approved the appointment of Deloitte LLP to audit the accounts of the former North Dorset District Council for a period of five years, covering the accounts from 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2023.
This appointment is made under Regulation 13 of the Local Audit (Appointing Person) Regulations 2015.
External Auditors Report 2017-18