Somerford Parish Council

A village in the heart of the Cheshire countryside


The Parish Council is open and transparent about the way it manages its finances. This page contains information on the way the Council protects its finances and what it has spent money on. The Council’s finances are monitored on a day to day basis by the Responsible Financial Officer (Parish Clerk). The Council appoints an internal auditor who assesses the Council’s compliance with relevant legislation and a further audit is carried out by an external auditor appointed by the Audit Commission Precept The Parish Council receives the majority of its income through the precept; an annual sum of money collected with the Council Tax by Cheshire East Council. The precept, set by the Parish Council in January, for 2017/18 is £12,000 which amounts to a Band D rate of £26.47.




 Relevant documents:

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Annual return to the Audit Commission

Date Document
31-Mar-2017 2017 Annual Return
31-Mar-2016 2016 Annual Return
31-Mar-2015 2015 Annual Return
31-Mar-2014 2014 Annual Return
31-Mar-2013 2013 Annual Return

Account Payments

Date Document
27-Feb-2017 Somerford Accounts 2017-8
29-Jan-2016 Somerford Accounts 2015-6
04-Apr-2015 Somerford PC Accounts 2014-5

Somerford PC Budgets

Date Document
24-May-2017 Somerford PC Budget 2017-8
01-Nov-2015 Somerford PC Budget 2016-17
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