Statement of Accounts


Notice of Conclusion of Audit

Notice is hereby given that the Audit of the 2019-20 Accounts of Cheshire Fire Authority have been concluded as in accordance with Section 25 of the Local Audit and Accountability Act and the Accounts and Audit (England) Regulations 2015 Part 5 regulation 16. 

Cheshire Fire Authority has issued its Statement of Accounts for the year ending 31 March 2020. These were approved by the Authority at its meeting on 27th November 2020.

The Statement of Accounts includes a narrative report, a statement of responsibilities, the financial statements, the independent auditors report and the annual governance statement.

Download a copy of the Statement of Accounts 2019/20:

Statement of Accounts 2019-20 (new window, PDF 2552KB)

View the Statement of Assurance:

Statement of Assurance

You can also find a full copy of the accounts at the Authority's Headquarters in Winsford. If you are a Local Government Elector in any of the Local Authority areas we serve (Cheshire East, Cheshire West and Chester, Halton or Warrington), underSection 25 of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014you have the right, if you wish, to:

  • Inspect and make copies of the accounts

  • Inspect and make copies of reports made to the body by an auditor

  • Ask the Authority to make copies of the statements or reports, for which there would be a reasonable charge.

If you want to speak to someone about this, please contact:
Allan Rainford: Treasurer (Section 151 Officer) to Cheshire Fire Authority. 
Telephone: 01606 868845

Internal audit

Internal audit (new window, PDF 470KB)

External Audit

Download a copy of The Annual Audit Letter for Cheshire Fire Authority - Year ended 31st March 2020 (new window, PDF 470KB)


Here is an archive of old statements of accounts issued by Cheshire Fire Authority:

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Last updated: Friday 26 March 2021