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Annual accounts

We produce an Annual Statement of Accounts for each financial year (1 April to 31 March). The statement sets out our overall financial position and records the financial transactions, the sources of income and how they have been used to provide services.​​​​​​

Accounts on paper with calculator and notebook

Notice of inspection​​​

Audit of accounts year ended 31 March 2019

Notice is hereby given under Regulations 15(1) and 15(2) of the Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015 that the Accounts for the year ended 31 March 2019 will be open to Public Inspection from 03 June 2019 to 12 July 2019 inclusive. Any person interested may inspect and make copies of the accounts by:
Local Government elector from the Newham area or their representative may question the External Auditor about the accounts or make an objection to the accounts as set out in sections 26 and 27 of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 during the above period.

All requests should be made in writing to the External Auditor:

Janet Dawson
Ernst & Young LLP
400 Capability Green, Luton, LU1 3LU

Any notice of any intention to raise an objection must also be copied to:

Radwan Ahmed
Head of Finance (Financial Control, Capital and Corporate Business Systems)
London Borough of Newham.
Newham Dockside, 1000 Dockside Road, London, E16 2QU


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Question the accounts

If you think that we have spent money unlawfully, you can send Notice of an Objection to the auditor.
If you have any comments on the Statement of accounts, then please email the Chief Accountant.
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Contact us

  • Chief Accountant
    London Borough of Newham
    Newham Dockside
    1000 Dockside Road
    E16 2QU

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