STATUTORY INSTRUMENTS

2020 No. 404

LOCAL GOVERNMENT, ENGLAND AND WALES

The Accounts and Audit (Coronavirus) (Amendment) Regulations 2020

Made

6th April 2020

Laid before Parliament

7th April 2020

Coming into force

30th April 2020

The Secretary of State makes the following Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 32(1)(d) and (e) and 43(2) of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014(1).

In accordance with section 32(3) of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014, he has consulted the Comptroller and Auditor General, such representatives of relevant authorities as he thinks appropriate, and the recognised supervisory bodies.

Amendment of the Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015

2.—(1) The Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015(1) are amended as follows.

(2) In regulation 10—

(a)at the beginning of paragraph (1), insert “Subject to paragraph (4),”;

(b)after paragraph (3) insert—

“(4) Paragraph (1) applies in relation to the publication of documents relating to the financial year(2) beginning in 2019 as if for “31st July” there were substituted “30th November”.”;

(c)at the beginning of paragraph (2), insert “Subject to paragraph (5),”;

(d)after paragraph (4) insert—

“(5) Paragraph (2)(b) applies in relation to the audit of accounts relating to the financial year beginning in 2019 as if for ““but not later than 31st July” there were substituted ““but not later than 30th November”.”.

(3) In regulation 13—

(a)in paragraph (1), for “Subject to paragraph (3),”, substitute “Subject to paragraphs (3) and (6),”;

(b)after paragraph (5) insert—

“(6) Paragraph (1) applies in relation to the publication of documents relating to the financial year beginning in 2019 as if for “30th September” there were substituted “30th November”.”.

(4) In regulation 15—

(a)at the beginning of paragraph (1), insert “Subject to paragraph (5),”;

(b)after paragraph (4) insert—

“(5) Paragraph (1) applies in relation to accounts relating to the financial year beginning in 2019 as if for from “on such a day” to the end there were substituted “on or before the first working day of September 2020”.”.

1)

S.I. 2015/234 applied with modifications by S.I 2017/4692017/4702018/9302018/1128.

(2)

See section 3(4) of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 for the definition of “financial year”.

Signed by authority of the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government

Christopher Pincher

Minister of State

Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

6th April 2020

COVID -19 Virus

Due to the current Government Restrictions, Tutbury Parish Council will not be holding their normal monthly meetings, until the restrictions are lifted.

If you would like to raise any issues, please email the clerk Karen Duffill

[email protected]

TUTBURY PARISH CHARITIES

EDUCATIONAL GRANTS

UNIVERSITY AND COLLEGE STUDENTS

 APPRENTICES

Limited funds are available annually to relieve the need of any Tutbury resident who is unable to meet the expenses of his/her chosen further education course or apprenticeship.  Each case is considered on its merits by the Trustees.

Click the link below for more details

http://tutburyparishcouncil.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Educational-grants-Tutbury-Charities-Notice.pdf