The Statements of Accounts are produced every year by the PCC and the Chief Constable. The law requires the accounts to comply with national accounting standards.

Police and Crime Commissioner for Merseyside and the Chief Constable of Merseyside Police

Audit of Accounts 2019/20

NOTICE OF CERTIFICATION OF COMPLETION OF THE AUDIT

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that under Regulation 16 of the Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015 the Independent Auditor has completed the audit of the above accounts for the year ended 31st March 2020.

An unqualified opinion and the audit certificate on the accounts were issued by the Auditor on the 3rd December 2020.  On the same date the Auditor also issued unqualified conclusions on the Police and Crime Commissioner’s (PCC) and Chief Constable’s arrangements for securing economy, efficiency and effectiveness in their use of resources as required by the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 (the ‘Act’), the Code of Audit Practice and supporting guidance.

Any interested local government elector may request a copy of the accounts by writing to the Chief Finance Officer at the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner or by either viewing and downloading them from the PCC’s website below or on the Merseyside Police’s website.

Alternatively, copies of the accounts may be inspected during the hours of 10am to 4pm, by appointment. This right is conferred on local government electors by Section 25 of the Act.

Dated 18th February 2021

Keith Dickinson,
Director of Resources,
Merseyside Police
John Riley,
Chief Finance Officer,
Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner for Merseyside

 

Independent auditor’s report to the Police and Crime Commissioner for Merseyside (the "Police and Crime Commissioner")

Audited Statement of Accounts 2019/20 for the Police and Crime Commissioner for Merseyside

Audited Statement of Accounts 2019/20 for the Chief Constable of Merseyside Police

Audited Summary Statement of Accounts

 

Previous Statement of Accounts

Statement of Accounts 2013-19