Audit of accounts – public notice

Notice is given that a copy of the accounts of Devon County Council and Devon Pension Fund will be deposited in Reception, Devon County Council, County Hall, Exeter and be open to the inspection of persons interested for 30 working days (from 3 June 2019 to 12 July 2019, Monday to Friday). The accounts will be available for inspection between the hours of 9.00am – 4.30pm.

Any persons interested may inspect and make copies of the accounting records of Devon County Council and Devon Pensions Fund for the year ended
31 March 2019 and all books, deeds, contracts, bills, vouchers, receipts and other documents relating to those records.

Notice is also given that from (3 June 2019 – 12 July 2019, Monday to Friday), at the request of a local government elector for any area to which the accounts relate, the local auditor will give the elector or his/her representative an opportunity to:

  • question the auditor about the accounting records, and
  • make written objections as to any matter in respect of which the auditor could take action under Section 27 of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014:
    • any item of account which is alleged to be the contrary to law, and
    • any matter in respect of which it is proposed that the auditor could make a public interest report.

Notice of questions or objections should be sent to:

Jon Roberts
Grant Thornton
2 Glass Wharf
Bristol
BS2 0EL

Call: 0117 305 7699
Email: jon.roberts@uk.gt.com

A copy of any such notice should also be sent to the address below:

Mary Davis
County Treasurer
Devon County Council
County Hall
Topsham Road
Exeter
EX2 4QD

May 2019