Protecting the public purse

Individual fees for local government bodies

Individual scale fees for 2014/15 audits of principal local government bodies

Fees for district, unitary, metropolitan borough and London borough councils include, following consultation, a supplementary fee for audit work on business rates.

Organisation 2014/15 Final Scale Fee (£)
Adur and Worthing Joint Committee £22,547
Adur District Council £64,162
Allerdale Borough Council £64,170
Amber Valley Borough Council £63,315
Arun District Council £76,137
Ashfield District Council £74,715
Ashford Borough Council £80,415
Association of Greater Manchester Authorities £8,430
Avon Fire Authority £41,938
Aylesbury Vale District Council £75,713
Babergh District Council £65,082
Barnet London Borough Council £226,700
Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council £181,331
Barrow-in-Furness Borough Council £68,159
Basildon Borough Council £89,324
Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council £74,225
Bassetlaw District Council £76,300
Bath And North East Somerset Council £165,109
Bedford Borough Council £148,190
Bedfordshire and Luton Combined Fire Authority £40,296
Bexley London Borough Council £159,153
Birmingham City Council £418,890
Blaby District Council £63,030
Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council £137,119
Blackpool Council £146,870
Bolsover District Council £65,880
Bolton Metropolitan Borough Council £161,472
Borough Council of King’s Lynn and West Norfolk £68,388
Borough of Broxbourne £62,574
Borough of Poole £125,270
Borough of Telford and Wrekin £156,158
Boston Borough Council £58,806
Bournemouth Borough Council £153,760
Bracknell Forest Borough Council £139,634
Braintree District Council £79,674
Breckland Council £59,382
Brent London Borough Council £266,120
Brentwood Borough Council £90,675
Brighton and Hove City Council £211,400
Bristol City Council £271,583
Broadland District Council £55,449
Broads Authority £13,943
Bromsgrove District Council £64,906
Broxtowe Borough Council £62,004
Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes Fire Authority £41,839
Buckinghamshire County Council £117,450
Burnley Borough Council £67,423
Bury Metropolitan Borough Council £155,640
Calderdale Metropolitan Borough Council £164,555
Cambridge City Council £69,305
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Fire Authority £42,487
Cambridgeshire County Council £125,415
Cannock Chase District Council £69,478
Canterbury City Council £73,290
Carlisle City Council £71,053
Castle Point Borough Council £75,020
Central Bedfordshire Council £185,955
Centro £43,798
Charnwood Borough Council £73,290
Chelmsford City Council £81,360
Cheltenham Borough Council £65,874
Cherwell District Council £69,503
Cheshire East Council £206,120
Cheshire Fire and Rescue Authority £39,813
Cheshire West and Chester Council £204,203
Chesterfield Borough Council £69,927
Chichester District Council £65,453
Chiltern District Council £55,050
Chorley Borough Council £60,340
Christchurch Borough Council £56,304
City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council £247,089
City of Lincoln Council £62,913
City of London Corporation £106,520
City of Wakefield Metropolitan District Council £196,064
City of Westminster Council £247,625
City of York Council £135,476
Cleveland Fire Authority £38,516
Colchester Borough Council £80,443
Copeland Borough Council £71,556
Corby Borough Council £68,730
Cornwall Council £303,065
Cotswold District Council £59,838
Council of the Isles of Scilly £36,170
County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Authority £38,502
Coventry City Council £231,280
Craven District Council £61,092
Crawley Borough Council £87,084
Croydon London Borough Council £230,480
Cumbria County Council £152,820
Dacorum Borough Council £97,800
Darlington Borough Council £124,352
Dartford Borough Council £61,873
Dartmoor National Park Authority £11,807
Daventry District Council £65,045
Derby City Council £190,070
Derbyshire County Council £167,141
Derbyshire Dales District Council £51,060
Derbyshire Fire Authority £43,608
Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Authority £45,093
Devon County Council £140,374
Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council £219,792
Dorset County Council £98,696
Dorset Fire Authority £32,504
Dover District Council £71,580
Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council £179,647
Durham County Council £334,250
East Cambridgeshire District Council £55,333
East Devon District Council £67,761
East Dorset District Council £55,905
East Hampshire District Council £59,400
East Hertfordshire District Council £69,775
East Lindsey District Council £62,460
East London Waste Authority £18,270
East Northamptonshire Council £60,040
East Riding Of Yorkshire Council £184,664
East Staffordshire Borough Council £65,135
East Sussex County Council £111,429
East Sussex Fire Authority £41,021
Eastbourne Borough Council £89,820
Eastern Shires Purchasing Organisation £14,202
Eastleigh Borough Council £68,100
Eden District Council £55,924
Elmbridge Borough Council £68,160
Epping Forest District Council £86,229
Epsom and Ewell Borough Council £59,610
Erewash Borough Council £75,570
Essex County Council £218,641
Essex Fire Authority £47,500
Exeter City Council £77,183
Exmoor National Park Authority £11,693
Fareham Borough Council £64,307
Fenland District Council £65,581
Forest Heath District Council £62,745
Forest of Dean District Council £62,550
Fylde Borough Council £63,600
Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council £173,730
Gedling Borough Council £56,760
Gloucester City Council £84,600
Gloucestershire County Council £130,680
Gosport Borough Council £70,725
Gravesham Borough Council £71,059
Great Aycliffe Town Council £7,650
Great Yarmouth Borough Council £74,400
Greater London Authority £146,000
Greater Manchester Combined Authority £32,340
Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Authority £52,992
Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Authority £41,891
Guildford Borough Council £76,710
Halton Borough Council £140,392
Hambleton District Council £54,338
Hampshire County Council £155,358
Hampshire Fire and Rescue Authority £48,300
Harborough District Council £55,882
Haringey London Borough Council £275,300
Harlow District Council £103,352
Harrogate Borough Council £68,268
Hart District Council £71,808
Hartlepool Borough Council £145,250
Hastings Borough Council £61,890
Havant Borough Council £62,400
Hereford And Worcester Fire And Rescue Authority £43,829
Herefordshire Council £165,873
Hertfordshire County Council £179,280
Hertsmere Borough Council £65,821
High Peak Borough Council £63,030
Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council £65,880
Horsham District Council £66,792
Hounslow London Borough Council £195,137
Humberside Fire Authority £42,529
Huntingdonshire District Council £70,981
Hyndburn Borough Council £62,569
Ipswich Borough Council £99,624
Isle of Wight Council £167,390
Islington London Borough Council £270,440
Kent and Medway Fire and Rescue Authority £47,477
Kent County Council £207,900
Kettering Borough Council £71,580
Kingston upon Hull City Council £231,661
Kirklees Metropolitan Council £211,638
Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council £148,609
Lake District National Park Authority £15,058
Lancashire Combined Fire Authority £40,985
Lancashire County Council £150,660
Lancaster City Council £77,850
Lee Valley Regional Park Authority £18,619
Leeds City Council £309,270
Leeds City Region Leaders’ Board £14,000
Leicester City Council £195,470
Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Combined Fire Authority £38,996
Leicestershire County Council £102,600
Lewes District Council £61,890
LGSS Joint Committee £22,900
Lichfield District Council £61,320
Lincolnshire County Council £143,100
Liverpool City Council £280,106
Liverpool City Region Combined Authority £47,187
London Borough of Barking and Dagenham £221,300
London Borough of Bromley £158,768
London Borough of Camden Council £218,600
London Borough of Ealing £222,110
London Borough of Enfield £228,752
London Borough of Hackney £301,760
London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham £218,600
London Borough of Harrow £200,965
London Borough of Havering Council £202,459
London Borough of Hillingdon £209,690
London Borough of Lambeth £277,121
London Borough of Lewisham £257,644
London Borough of Redbridge £185,830
London Borough of Richmond Upon Thames £122,861
London Borough of Sutton £125,720
London Borough of Tower Hamlets £279,890
London Borough of Waltham Forest £222,920
London Councils £54,058
London Legacy Development Corporation £40,000
London Fire and Emergency Planning Authority £89,976
London Pensions Fund Authority £40,932
London Waste and Recycling Board £5,412
Lower Severn (2005) Internal Drainage Board £7,650
Luton Borough Council £163,070
Maidstone Borough Council £67,300
Maldon District Council £65,700
Malvern Hills District Council £55,620
Manchester City Council £276,222
Mansfield District Council £72,720
Medway Council £189,530
Melton Borough Council £57,558
Mendip District Council £66,299
Merseyside Fire And Rescue Authority £43,232
Merseyside Passenger Transport Executive £50,425
Merseyside Waste Disposal Authority £39,150
Merton Council £191,330
Mid Devon District Council £63,600
Mid Suffolk District Council £57,900
Mid Sussex District Council £67,389
Middlesbrough Council £153,382
Milton Keynes Council £234,350
Mole Valley District Council £61,890
New Forest District Council £73,976
New Forest National Park Authority £13,280
Newark and Sherwood District Council £64,438
Newcastle City Council £215,764
Newcastle Under Lyme Borough Council £73,336
Newham London Borough Council £290,406
Nexus £44,760
Norfolk County Council £156,060
Norfolk Joint Museums Committee £10,440
North Devon District Council £63,201
North Dorset District Council £53,528
North East Combined Authority £32,397
North East Derbyshire District Council £75,342
North East Lincolnshire Council £159,074
North Hertfordshire District Council £69,382
North Kesteven District Council £52,257
North Lincolnshire Council £138,850
North London Waste Authority £18,270
North Norfolk District Council £72,150
North Somerset Council £149,300
North Tyneside Council £181,020
North Warwickshire Borough Council £56,481
North West Leicestershire District Council £67,362
North York Moors National Park Authority £12,016
North Yorkshire County Council £125,987
North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority £42,228
Northampton Borough Council £107,700
Northamptonshire County Council £183,546
Northumberland Council £254,128
Northumberland National Park Authority £11,568
Norwich City Council £106,552
Nottingham City Council £229,490
Nottinghamshire and City of Nottingham Fire and Rescue Authority £41,400
Nottinghamshire County Council £130,950
Nuneaton And Bedworth Borough Council £71,144
Oadby and Wigston Borough Council £57,045
Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council £193,170
Oxford City Council £114,900
Oxfordshire County Council £146,610
Peak District National Park Authority £13,259
Pendle Borough Council £54,173
Peterborough City Council £144,710
Plymouth City Council £182,498
Portsmouth City Council £199,250
Preston City Council £80,836
Purbeck District Council £53,521
Reading Borough Council £145,250
Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council £165,770
Redditch Borough Council £77,280
Reigate and Banstead Borough Council £65,082
Ribble Valley Borough Council £53,602
Richmondshire District Council £51,488
Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council £181,830
Rochford District Council £63,543
Rossendale Borough Council £61,061
Rother District Council £64,170
Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council £187,770
Royal Berkshire Fire Authority £45,333
Royal Borough of Greenwich £259,428
Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea £161,900
Royal Borough of Kingston Upon Thames £147,320
Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead £109,070
Rugby Borough Council £73,290
Runnymede Borough Council £60,180
Rushcliffe Borough Council £55,050
Rushmoor Borough Council £66,450
Rutland County Council £87,308
Ryedale District Council £55,768
Salford City Council £182,706
Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council £265,170
Scarborough Borough Council £69,600
Sedgemoor District Council £73,347
Sefton Council £169,196
Selby District Council £59,610
Sevenoaks District Council £57,541
Sheffield City Council £249,330
Sheffield City Region Combined Authority £30,000
Shepway District Council £80,610
Shropshire And Wrekin Fire and Rescue Authority £38,088
Shropshire Council £178,460
Slough Borough Council £170,030
Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council £178,050
Somerset County Council £133,164
Somerset Waste Board £15,242
South Bucks District Council £56,532
South Cambridgeshire District Council £69,300
South Derbyshire District Council £65,700
South Downs National Park Authority £14,058
South Gloucestershire Council £173,240
South Hams District Council £57,872
South Holland District Council £59,382
South Kesteven District Council £63,030
South Lakeland District Council £79,364
South Norfolk District Council £67,932
South Northamptonshire Council £56,817
South Oxfordshire District Council £64,248
South Ribble Borough Council £58,564
South Somerset District Council £65,701
South Staffordshire Council £61,767
South Tyneside Council £168,055
South Worcestershire Shared Services Partnership Joint Committee £14,198
South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority £45,926
South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive £47,815
South Yorkshire Pensions Authority £41,342
Southampton City Council £190,286
Southend on Sea Borough Council £190,421
Southwark Council £316,394
Spelthorne Borough Council £64,170
St Albans City and District Council £80,045
St Edmundsbury Borough Council £58,356
St Helens Metropolitan Borough Council £140,142
Stafford Borough Council £69,585
Staffordshire County Council £146,340
Staffordshire Moorlands District Council £59,992
Stevenage Borough Council £85,338
Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council £168,170
Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council £169,010
Stoke on Trent and Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Authority £40,945
Stoke on Trent City Council £248,715
Stratford-on-Avon District Council £62,428
Stroud District Council £69,300
Suffolk Coastal District Council £67,305
Suffolk County Council £120,690
Sunderland City Council £181,032
Surrey County Council £189,464
Surrey Heath Borough Council £55,867
Swale Borough Council £80,985
Swindon Borough Council £171,170
Tamar Bridge and Torpoint Ferry Joint Committee £9,135
Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council £140,023
Tamworth Borough Council £66,450
Tandridge District Council £61,535
Taunton Deane Borough Council £67,505
Teignbridge District Council £64,484
Tendring District Council £78,277
Test Valley Borough Council £70,440
Tewkesbury Borough Council £59,895
Thanet District Council £88,395
Three Rivers and Watford Shared Services Joint Committee £10,000
Three Rivers District Council £60,750
Thurrock Council £178,297
Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council £61,035
Torbay Council £136,070
Torridge District Council £55,050
Trafford Metropolitan Borough Council £157,589
Transport for Greater Manchester £58,307
Transport for London £207,900
Tunbridge Wells Borough Council £68,306
Tyne and Wear Archives and Museum Joint Committee £14,564
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Authority £40,848
Uttlesford District Council £70,554
Vale of White Horse District Council £62,839
Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council £190,470
Wandsworth Borough Council £149,885
Warrington Borough Council £169,550
Warwick District Council £71,497
Warwickshire County Council £126,052
Watford Borough Council £69,300
Waveney District Council £71,699
Waverley Borough Council £71,851
Wealden District Council £60,750
Wellingborough Borough Council £66,681
Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council £82,980
West Berkshire Council £128,870
West Devon Borough Council £52,528
West Dorset District Council £57,300
West Lancashire Borough Council £58,328
West Lindsey District Council £57,871
West London Waste Authority £19,770
West Mercia Supplies Joint Committee £18,386
West Midlands Fire and Rescue Authority £51,515
West Midlands Integrated Transport Authority £19,971
West Oxfordshire District Council £61,519
West Somerset District Council £56,700
West Sussex County Council £156,816
West Yorkshire Combined Authority £44,960
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority £48,107
West Yorkshire Joint Services Committee £17,226
Western Riverside Waste Authority £20,880
Weymouth and Portland Borough Council £57,300
Wigan Council £178,906
Wiltshire and Swindon Fire Authority £37,771
Wiltshire Council £223,226
Winchester City Council £75,114
Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council £213,150
Woking Borough Council £72,936
Wokingham Borough Council £140,822
Wolverhampton City Council £252,570
Worcester City Council £68,160
Worcestershire County Council £127,261
Worthing Borough Council £62,876
Wychavon District Council £57,900
Wycombe District Council £82,581
Wyre Borough Council £64,883
Wyre Forest District Council £65,248
Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority £12,103
Yorkshire Purchasing Organisation £28,318