2020/21 Council Finances

The Council’s most recent 2020/21 statement of accounts is provided below. The accounts will be updated monthly:
Accounts to 31 May 2020

The Parish Council is required to publish details of all payments made in excess of £500.00. The document below shows all payments of £500.00 and above (including VAT). This information will be updated quarterly in July, October, January and April.
– information to be published in July 2020.

In the interests of transparency the Council also publishes details of all income and expenditure incurred over the last 3 calendar months:
May 2020 cashbook report
April 2020 cashbook report
March 2020 cashbook report

The Parish Council is required to publish information relating to grants made, land and buildings and procurement in order to comply with the Local Government Transparency Code 2015. This requirement applies to all local councils which have either gross annual income or expenditure exceeding £200,000. This information will be updated quarterly in July, October, January and April.
Long Melford Parish Council land and buildings declaration
– other information to be published in July 2020.

The Parish Council provides an estimated 65 unmarked parking spaces at the Old School which is located on High Street just below The Green. The Parish Council leases the land and provides free parking on this site as a community service.

Local Councils are required to publish details of employees whose remuneration in the year was at least £50,000. No Long Melford Parish Council employee falls into this category.