At the end of each financial year the Parish Council appoints an independent person to conduct an 'Internal Audit'. For the audit, several primary documents are prepared. The documents for the year ending 31 March 2020 to 31st March 2021 are available below
Glapthorn PC Internal Audit Report 28.04.2021 (PDF, 139 Kb)
Report from NCALC's Internal Audit Service
Parish Council response to internal audit report
Smaller authorities, such as Glapthorn, must publish certain documents on a public website as required by the Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015, the Local Audit (Smaller Authorities) Regulations 2015 and the Transparency Code for Smaller Authorities.
The documents for the year ending 31st March 2021 are:
Annual Governance and Accountability Return
Annual Governance Statement (AGAR) 2020-21 Section 2 19.05.2021
Glapthorn PC Explanation of Variances 2020-21 31.03.2021 (PDF, 118 Kb)
Explanatory notes of variances from last year's annual return
External audit report 2020-21 (PDF, 22 Kb)
The final report from our external audit noting no concerns about the 2020-21 accounts
Notice of Public Rights and publication of annual governance & accountability return 31.03.2021
Parish Council Precept
The Parish Council Precept is a tax charged on each property in the parish to fund the Parish Council. It is used to fund all the activities that the Parish Council undertakes for the benefit of the community. The Parish Council Precept demand is submitted to North Northamptonshire Council (NNC). For the year 2021 - 2022 it is £14,300.
Every year, the Parish Council draws up budgets and calculates how much money is required for the next Financial Year.
Glapthorn PC Budget 2021-22 (Final) (PDF, 22 Kb)
Current Financial Year
GPC Accounts 31.05.2021 (PDF, 26 Kb)
GPC Risk Assessment, Financial and Business 17.06.2021 (PDF, 107 Kb)