Committee details

Audit Committee

Purpose of committee

This Committee has responsibility for overseeing the Council’s financial affairs.  They consider:

·        The Council’s accounts

·        Internal and external audit activity


The Committee also monitors the development and operation of risk management and governance policies in the Council; whistle-blowing, anti-fraud, corruption and bribery policies; monitors Treasury Management activities, approves the Council’s Annual Governance Statement; and monitors compliance with a variety of published standards and controls.


Contact information

Support officer: Tel: 023 8028 5070. E-mail: