Use of resources activity

Reason/impact

VFM conclusion

To provide our conclusion as to whether the
Authority has appropriate arrangements in place to deliver economy, efficiency and effectiveness in the use of resources.

Best Value opinion.

To provide our opinion as to whether the Authority's Best Value Performance Plan meets the statutory requirements, including the accuracy and completeness of the published BVPIs.

Status of our reports to the Authority

    Our reports are prepared in the context of the Statement of Responsibilities of Auditors and Audited Bodies issued by the Audit Commission. Reports are prepared by appointed auditors and addressed to Members or officers. They are prepared for the sole use of the audited body, and no responsibility is taken by auditors to any Member or officer in their individual capacity, or to any third party.