The Council considered a report which advised that the external auditors, Audit Scotland, had completed their audit of the Council’s Annual Accounts for 2018/19 together with the Charitable Trusts and have issued audit certificates containing no qualifications. Members also considered Audit Scotland’s 2018/19 Annual Audit report.
1. noted that the unqualified certificates have been issued for both the Council Accounts and the Charitable Trusts, and that these were now included within the Accounts on the Council’s website; and
2. considered and noted Audit Scotland’s Annual Audit Report for 2018-19.
(Ref: Report by Head of Financial Services dated 23 October 2019, submitted)