Annual Governance and Accountability Return

At the end of each financial year the town council prepares an Annual Governance & Accountability Return (AGAR) which includes an Annual Governance Statement and Accounting Statements. This is reviewed by an external auditor who is independently appointed.

The external auditor for Horsforth Town Council is PKF Littlejohn.

Please click on the links below to view the unaudited documents:

· AGAR Section 1 – Annual Governance Statement 2019-20 (unaudited)

· AGAR Section 2 – Accounting Statements 2019-20 (unaudited)

· Annual Internal Audit Report 2019-20

Any person interested has the right to inspect the accounting records for 2019-20. Please click on the link below for a notice setting out these rights in more detail.

· Notice of public rights of inspection


Updated: 10 November 2020

The external auditor has now completed the review and the following documents can be seen by clicking on the links:

· Notice of conclusion of audit

· AGAR Sections 1, 2 and 3 – certified by the external auditor