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Stroud Parish Council

Transparency Code

In December 2014 the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) issued the Transparency Code for Smaller Authorities. The Code is a requirement for smaller authorities to make information available for local people to increase democratic accountability.

More details on the Transparency Code can be obtained here.

Councillors register of interests

One of the things the Parish Council need to do under the new Transparency Code regulations is to add a link to the Councillors register of interests forms held by East Hampshire District Council.

Councillors Code of Conduct

Councillors are also bound by a Code of Conduct which can be viewed here.

Annual Governance Statement

The Annual governance statement for 2017/2018 can be viewed here.

Accounting Statements

The Accounting Statements for 2017/2018 can be viewed here.

The Accounts for 2017/2018 can be viewed here (part 1) and here (part 2).

The Analytical review of the variances for section 2 of the annual return (2017/2018) can be viewed here.

Annual Internal Audit Report

The Annual Internal Audit report for 2017/2018 can be viewed here.

Conclusion of External Audit

The Notice of Public Rights and publication of annual governance and accountability return for an exempt authority for 2017/2018 can be viewed here.

External Auditor Exemption

The Certificate of Exemption for 2017/2018 can be viewed here.