Budgets, Spending and Performance
The local government transparency code is issued to meet the government's desire to place more power into citizens' hands to increase democratic accountability. It will make it easier for local people to contribute to the local decision making process and help shape public services.
The Financial Statements document includes all the core financial statements and disclosure notes required by law. It explains where money has come from, and what the services the money received has been spent on during the financial year.