Annual Reports, Audit Letter, Governance Statement
Annual reports explain our priority objectives for a each financial year, and includes information showing how we spent rate payers' money over that period, and how successful we were in achieving our stated objectives.
Annual Audit Letter - An independent external review by the Audit Commission
Basildon Council's Annual Governance Statement is a statutory document which explains the governing processes and procedures that ensure the Council carries out its business effectively.
Overview and Scrutiny plays a key part in the decision making and policy development processes at Basildon Council.
Overview and Scrutiny has 4 specific purposes:
- To hold the Executive (Cabinet) to account
- To help develop new policies and review existing policies
- To oversee performance management and budget monitoring
- To deal with external scrutiny