PSAA* have confirmed the appointment of Grant Thornton to audit the accounts of Buckinghamshire Council for three years, for the audits of the accounts from 2020/21 to 2022/23. This appointment is made under the provisions of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 and the Local Audit (Appointing Person) Regulations 2015, and was approved by the PSAA Board at its meeting on 22 October 2019. The appointment is effective from 1 April 2020.
*For audits of the accounts from 2018/19, PSAA is responsible for appointing an auditor to principal local government bodies that have chosen to opt into its national auditor appointment arrangements. Buckinghamshire Council has opted into these arrangements.