Publications and resources

Codes of Practice

The latest standard-setting local authority accounting guidance.

Forthcoming titles

Keep up to date with a range of new titles by selecting 'forthcoming publications' below.

Publication of the week

See below for more information.

Find publications using the filters below

You have selected:

  • All

Code Of Practice On Local Authority Accounting In The United Kingdom: Guidance Notes For Practitioners 2018/19


These guidance notes offer constructive advice and assistance to practitioners and external auditors on all aspects of the detailed application and implementation of the 2018/19 Code of Practice.

Children's Services Statistics 2018/19 Estimates Excel


This publication contains a wide range of financial data on all aspects of the education service and some non-financial data.
It includes the number of: schools, pupils, pupils with special educational needs, early years, and detailed information on local authorities' education budget statements – including age weighted funding per pupil, schools budget, LEA budget, and youth and community.
(Private companies - please contact us directly for prices.)

Fire and Rescue Service Statistics 2018 (Excel)


This publication contains actual and estimated income and expenditure figures, together with data on: number of fire stations; appliances; personnel; firefighters' pension fund.
(Private companies - please contact us directly for prices.)

Police Objective Analysis Estimates (Excel)


The Police Objective Analysis (POA) is a data collection for analysing individual police authority expenditure. It has been developed to support the need for understandable, accurate and consistent information to allow internal and inter-force comparisons.
(Private Companies - please contact us directly for prices)

Code Of Practice On Local Authority Accounting In The United Kingdom: Disclosure Checklist For 2018/19 Accounts


If you are responsible for preparing or auditing local authority accounts to ensure that the requirements of the Code are met, this checklist will provide all the authoritative guidance you are looking for.