Transparency and Finance

Parish Council Action Plan 2020-21

The Parish Council Action Plan sets out how the Parish Council will work for the residents and business of Sprotbrough and Cusworth. It sets out the activities and projects the Parish Council will commence or complete within 2020/21. The action plan is split into three categories; People, Place and Provision. The Action Plan will be reviewed annually.

Financial Policies


The Parish Council is subject to annual external audit.

External Audit 2020-21

The Public right of inspection of the accounts will run from Friday 25th June to Friday 6th August. If you would like to view the accounts please contact us to arrange a mutually convenient appointment.

External Audit 2019-20

The documents below set out the documents for the 2019-20 financial year including information relating to the precept.

Internal Audit

The Parish Council also undertakes an internal audit process twice a year with an independent auditor. The latest internal audit report is below.


Each year the Parish Council sets its budget for the following financial year. This is based on current activities and income and those expected for the following year taking into account the agreed Action Plan.

Parish Council monthly payments

The Parish Council is required to comply with Local Government Transparency Code 2014. The code requires that the council publishes details of each individual item of expenditure that exceeds £500. The Parish Council produces a schedule of accounts which sets out these items of expenditure which is approved by the Parish Council at its monthly meetings.

Fees and charges

The Parish Council set its fees and charges for its facilities every year.

Asset Register