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Committee Details

Audit Committee

Purpose of committee


This Committee was replaced by the Audit and Standards Committee from 1 September 2016.


The Audit Committee was a key part of the Council's corporate governance arrangements. Its role included overseeing and assessing the Council’s risk management, control and corporate governance arrangements and advising the Council on the adequacy and effectiveness of these arrangements.  It also had responsibility for the statutory financial reporting process through approval of the Statement of Accounts.



Contact information

Support officer: Dave Ross, Democratic Services. Email:

Phone: 0114 273 5033