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Annual Statement of Accounts

Annual Statement of Accounts 2019/20

The draft Statement of Accounts for 2019/20 were originally due to be published by the 31st May 2020, with a period of public inspection following that date. However, due to the current Coronavirus crisis, the publication date for the draft Statement of Accounts, and the ensuing public inspection period, has been delayed by Government.

The new deadline for the publication of the draft Statement of Accounts is 31st August 2020 and these are now published through the link below and details of the public inspection period are set out below.

The publication date for final, audited, accounts has been moved from 31st July to 30th November 2020 for all local authority bodies.

Notice of rights of inspection in relation to the draft statement of accounts of South Tees Development Corporation (and group) for the financial year ended 31 March 2020.

Sections 25 and 26 of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 provide local government electors with the right to inspect and make copies of the statement of accounts, accounting records and all documents relating to those records, for the financial year ended 31 March 2020.

Details of its availability are contained in the Public Inspection Notice

The draft Statement of Accounts for 2019/20 can be found here

The Annual Governance statement for 2019/20 can be found here


Annual Statement of Accounts 2018/19

South Tees Development Corporation Notice of Conclusion of Audit 2018/19

Notice is hereby given that pursuant to Regulation 16 of the Accounts and Audit (England) Regulations 2015:

The audit of South Tees Development Corporation’s Statement of Accounts for the year ending 31 March 2019 has been concluded. The Statement of Accounts 2018/19 and auditors’ report are available for inspection on application to the Director of Finance, Cavendish House, Teesdale Business Park, Stockton-on-Tees, TS17 6QY, between 10am and 4pm (Monday to Friday). They can also be viewed here

The Statement of Accounts and auditors’ report are open to the inspection of any local government elector for the area, who may make a copy of them or of an extract from them, per Section 25 of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014.

Julie Gilhespie Director of Finance

Annual Audit Letter

STDC Annual Statement of Accounts 2018-2019

STDC Annual Governance Statement 2018-2019


Copies of the 2017/18 Annual Statement of Accounts and associated statements can be found below:

Annual Governance Statement 2017-18

Statement of Accounts 2017-18

Annual Audit Letter