Committee details

Audit Committee

Purpose of committee

The Audit Committee provides an independent and high-level focus on the audit, assurance and reporting arrangements that underpin good governance and financial standards.


The purpose of the Audit Committee is to provide independent assurance to the Council of the adequacy of the risk management framework and the internal control environment. It provides independent review of RMBC’s governance, risk management and control frameworks and oversees the financial reporting and annual governance processes. It oversees internal audit and external audit, helping to ensure efficient and effective assurance arrangements are in place.



Contact information

Support officer: Dawn Mitchell, Governance Advisor.

Postal address:
Committee Services,
Town Hall,
Moorgate Street,
S60 2TH

Phone: 01709 822062