Accounting and Finance

Below are accounting and finance documents pertaining to the business of Hesket Parish Council. All financial activities are governed by the Parish Council’s Financial Regulations. All documents can be inspected in person upon prior arrangement with the Clerk. Copies are available on request, upon payment of an administration fee as per our Freedom of Information Policy. For further details, please contact the Clerk using the contact form or via email at

Hesket Parish Council carries out its’ annual audit according to the specifications laid out in The Local Audit (Smaller Authorities) Regulations 2015. Due to covid-19 restrictions, the regulations have been amended to allow the deadline for audit in this tax year to be extended to July 31st 2020. Hesket Parish Council approved the 2019-2020 accounts at its Annual Parish Council Meeting, which was held remotely on July 14th 2020.

Details of payments and receipts in the current tax year to date (2020-2021) can be found here – Hesket Parish Council Receipts and Payments to Jan 12th 2021

Documents for previous tax years can be found below;




For more information on the Parish Council please click on the links below:

Council Overview                     Councillors                      

Minutes and Agendas                 Policies and Documents