Finance Committee Meeting

Wednesday 15 November 2023 7.00pm

St Andrews Community Centre, LN1 2LP.



1. Receive apologies and accept valid reasons for absence

2. Receive Declarations of Interest as per Localism Act 2011


Review the internal audit report(s) and agree any recommended actions: 

3. September accounts (on 27 October 2023)


To approve the October 2023 (month):

4. Income and expenditure report 

5. Explanations of variances report for income and expenditure 

6. Verified bank reconciliations, signing the reconciliations and bank statements 

7. Income, payments, and transfers reports 

8. Review and provide feedback on the second draft of the budget for 2024/25 

9. Note the Annual Governance and Accountability Return (AGAR) sign off 

10. Note the meeting action log

11. Approve the notes of the 18 October 2023 Finance Committee meeting as minutes

12. CLOSED SESSION – Committee to resolve to go into closed session in accordance with the Public Bodies (Admissions to Meetings) Act 1960 for the following item on the grounds that publicity would be prejudicial to the public interest by reason of the confidential nature of the business to be transacted  

13. Review outstanding sales receipts due and make any recommendations to council 


Lydia Hopton, Parish Clerk, 

10 November 2023