Transparency, audit and financial reporting


The parish council sets a budget each year to guide expenditure. To view a summary of the council’s budget, click on link to view the document.

Budget 2021-22

Budget 2020-21

Budget 2019-20

Budget 2018-19

Budget 2017-18

Financial Regulations

Theses regulations guide the councils financial management.  To view a copy see Burstwick Parish Council Financial Regulations 2020

Financial Reporting

The following section includes the documents the parish council must publish each year.

Financial Year 1st April 2019 to 31st March 2020

Public rights to inspect the parish council accounts for the 2019-20 financial year will run from Monday 20th July to Friday 28th August 2020. To view key documents for 2019-20 financial year, click the links below.

Notice of conclusion of Audit 2019-20

Sec 3 External Auditor Report and Certificate 2019-20

Notice of Public Rights 2019-20

Local authority accounts – a summary of your rights

Sec 1 Annual Governance Statement 2019-20

Sec 2 Accounting Statement 2019-20

Bank Reconciliation at 31st March 2020

Internal Audit Report 2019-20

Previous audit information 

To view documents from previous financial years click on the links as follows:

2018-19 Audit

2017-18 Audit

2016-17 Audit

2015-16 Audit

2014-15 Audit