Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: For Determination
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
The current external auditors have resigned
form the audit of the council-owned companies. Therefore a new
auditor must be appointed.
RESOLVED that the appointment of Hixsons Limited as the external auditor for Bournemouth Building and Maintenance Limited (BBML) and Seascape Group Limited (SGL) be approved.
Portfolio Holder: Finance
It is a requirement on the companies to provide audited accounts in accordance with Section 475 of the Companies Act 2006.
It is a requirement of the Shareholders agreement for both BBML and SGL that authority is sought from the council as sole shareholder for the appointment of a new auditor.
Report author: Daniel Povey
Publication date: 31/07/2020
Date of decision: 29/07/2020
Decided at meeting: 29/07/2020 - Cabinet
Effective from: 08/08/2020