Useful information and links

Detailed instructions and guidance for all smaller authorities

Publication requirements for all smaller authorities

Electors and interested individuals have a right to review certain documents.  Guidance for advertising the exercise of public rights in relation to the financial documents is provided below:

The Practitioners’ Guide

Links to the relevant Practitioners’ Guides are provided below as published by the Joint Panel on Accounting & Governance (JPAG).  Please note that sections 1 & 2 constitute ‘Proper Practices’ that smaller authorities must follow.

Online training webinars

2019/20 training update recorded 10 March 2020

  • The recording of the presentation of the presentation can be viewed here
  • PowerPoint slides, including speaker’s notes, are available here

Earlier webinars are available on request.

Laws, regulations and background information

Useful websites

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