Town Hall

Inspection of Accounts

Are you interested in inspecting Islington Council’s 2018/19 accounts?

Our inspection period is: 10am on 3rd June to 4pm on 12 July 2019.

If you want to arrange access to our documents

By law, any interested person has the right during the council’s audit period to:

  • inspect our accounts and all books, deeds, contracts, bills, vouchers and receipts relating to them and
  • make copies of them (a charge may be made).

Please contact our Finance Team to make arrangements at the address below, by emailing or calling 020 7527 2725.

If you want to raise a query or objection with our auditor

A local government elector for the area of the council, or their representative, may

  • raise a query about the 2018/19 accounts during the inspection period by contacting: Mr. Paul Grady, Engagement Lead, Grant Thornton UK LLP, 30 Finsbury Square | London EC2A 1AG or
  • object to the council’s accounts and ask the auditor to issue a report in the public interest or apply for a declaration that an item in the accounts is contrary to law (under section 28 of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014). Written notice of the objection and the grounds on which it is made must be sent to the auditor at the address above and copied to us at the address below before 12 July 2019.

Alan Layton, Director of Financial Management, 7 Newington Barrow Way, London N7 7EP

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