Council audited accounts

Statement of accounts and reports from our external auditors; summary of accounts.

Audited statement of accounts for year ending 31 March 2017

The Audit of Accounts of Bristol City Council for the year ended 31 March 2017 has been concluded.

This in accordance with the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 and the Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015.

The Statement of Accounts, which includes a copy of the auditors certificate, is also available for inspection at: 

Corporate Finance Division, City Hall, Bristol BS1 5TR.

You have the right to inspect the accounts. Inspections are available Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm. 

To book an inspection call 0117 922 2428. 

Statement of accounts

These documents provide information for recent years on the councils income and expenditure during the year and balances at the year end. The documents are detailed and are prepared in accordance with the accounting recommendations which apply to all local authorities.

Audit reports and inspection letters

These provide information about the statutory audit of the accounts by the council's external auditors. The council has again received an unqualified audit opinion on its latest accounts.

Annual governance statement

This statement explains how Bristol City Council endeavours to deliver good governance and reviews the effectiveness of these arrangements.

Contact information

Corporate Finance Section

City Hall

College Green

Bristol, BS3 9FS