Annual Accounts and Annual Audit Report

Unaudited Annual Accounts 2017-18

Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership have prepared Unaudited Annual Accounts for 2017-2018, which the Glasgow City Integration Joint Board approved on 20 June 2018 for submission to Audit Scotland.

Previous Audited Annual Accounts

The Integration Joint Board’s previous audited accounts have been compiled in accordance with the Code of Practice on Local Authority Accounting in the United Kingdom. The primary financial statements consist of:

  • the Statement of Income and Expenditure, which shows the total income and expenditure incurred in the period to 31 March in relation to the operation of the Integration Joint Board and
  • the balance Sheet, which represents the value of assets, liabilities and reserves as at 31 March.

The Annual Audit Report by Audit Scotland is a summary of the findings arising from the audit of the Annual Accounts. The Annual Audit Reports for 2015-16 and 2016-17 are currently available on the Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership website.

More information on the Annual Accounts is available below.

Background

Integration Joint Boards for community health and social care services are required to:

  • make arrangements for the proper administration of its financial affairs, and to secure that it has an officer responsible for the administration of those affairs, the Chief Officer, Finance and Resources
  • manage its affairs to achieve best value in the use of its resources and safeguard its assets
  • ensure that annual accounts are prepared in accordance to legislation (Local Authority Accounts (Scotland) Regulations 2014) and proper accounting practices (Code of Practice on Local Authority Accounting in the United Kingdom) and
  • approve the statement of accounts.

The primary financial statements consist of:

  • the Statement of Income and Expenditure and
  • the balance Sheet.

A number of other statements and detailed explanatory notes, which provide additional information, are also included within the Annual Accounts.