The Accounts and Audit (Wales) Regulations 2005 require that accounts and other documents of local authorities in Wales must be available for public inspection (by electors of that authority) for 20 working days before the date appointed by the auditor. The Wales Audit Office have recently published a list of dates in response to a request made under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

Response email from Wales Audit Office
Dates of Inspection for Public Authorities in Wales

The inspection period runs for twenty working days from the date listed in the document (15 for probation trusts and probation boards).

The list includes inspection dates for:

  • fire authorities
  • joint committees
  • local authorities
  • national park authorities
  • pension funds
  • police authorities
  • probation boards