2019-20 Combined Authority Final Statement of Accounts published
The Combined Authority is required to prepare an annual Statement of Accounts by the Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015, in accordance with proper accounting practices. These practices are prescribed by the ‘Code of Practice on Local Authority Accounting in the United Kingdom’ and comply with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).
The purpose of the accounts is to present a true and fair view of the financial results of the Authority’s activities for the year ended 31 March, and to summarise the overall financial position of the Authority as at the 31 March.
The Combined Authority’s accounts have undergone external audit and the have received an unqualified opinion.
The final, audited accounts for 2019 to 2020 are presented here.
The notice of the conclusion of the audit of the 2019-20 accounts can be seen here.