The Parish Council is responsible for raising and spending public money and budgeting has to be done carefully for this. Every year the Council requests a sum from the District Council, called the precept.
The budget for 2021 – 22 can be viewed via the link below:
As the Parish Council controls public money its accounts have to be audited every year. Copies of the Annual Return are published on the Council notice boards and this website.
Information for Audit 2021
The accounts to be audited and all supporting document are available for public inspection during the period set out below:
Legislation requires a ‘wet’ signature on some of the documents below, these scanned PDF’s do not comply with accessibility requirements, an accessible version of these documents (without signatures) is available here: Annual Governance and Accountabilty Return 2020-21 Part 3 – unaudited accounts (accessible document)
The documents below are from the Annual Governance and Accountability Return 2020-21 Part 3. These accounting statements are as yet unaudited.
Audit Information from the previous two financial years – please note some of these documents do not comply with accessibility requirements due to legislation requiring ‘wet’ signatures – if you require accessible versions of any of the documents below please contact email@example.com
Information for Audit 2020:
Information for audit in 2019
Wigginton and Hopwas Parish Council publish certain information in line with the Transparency Code for Smaller Authorities:
Here are details of the Parish Council’s land assets