The Audit Committee is independent of the Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) and Norfolk Constabulary.
The Committee considers the internal and external audit reports of both the PCC and the Chief Constable and provides advice on good governance principles and appropriate risk management arrangements.
The Committee also reviews the Annual Investment and Treasury Management Strategy and monitors delivery of this during the year.
View the 2021-22 Annual Investment and Treasury Management Strategy
Members also review the draft Annual Governance Statement and the draft Statement of Accounts.
View more about the annual accounts
Members receive an annual allowance of £3,000, and the Chair an allowance of £4,000. The current membership of the Committee is:
- Rob Bennett (Chair)
- Peter Hargrave
- Anna Bennett
- Julie Hills
- Adrian Matthews
Members' Register of Interests
Read the Audit Committee Annual Report 2021
Read the Audit Committee Annual Report 2020
Read the Audit Committee Annual Report 2019
The Committee has taken the decision to hold its meetings in public. The first meeting was held on 4 June 2015.
Next Audit Committee meeting
The Audit Committee is next due to meet on Tuesday 14 March at 14:00 hrs. The meeting will be held at the OPCCN offices in Wymondham. The meeting will take place in Building 7. Falconers Chase, Wymondham, Norfolk, NR18 0WW Members of the public are invited to attend the public part of this meeting. The reports and agenda will be published below.
If you wish to attend the public part of the agenda, please contact the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Norfolk (OPCCN) by email to: email@example.com or call 01953 424455
Questions should be addressed to the Chair of the Audit Committee. The deadline for submission of questions is four clear working days before the meeting in order that an appropriate answer to the question can be given. Questions should be submitted by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org or written questions can be sent via post to the OPCCN.
A list of questions will be drawn up in order of receipt and copies of all questions and statements will be circulated to all members of the Committee.
Each member of the public asking a question must give his or her name and the town that they live within Norfolk. We will publish the question and response on our website but redact individuals’ details.
Audit Committee meetings 2022/23
Audit Committee Agenda and papers for March 2023 meeting
Date: 2023-03-13 / PDF (2.4 MB)
Audit Committee Agenda and minutes from last meeting
Date: 2023-01-16 / PDF (2.5 MB)
Date: 2022-09-27 / PDF (7.3 MB)
Date: 2022-07-04 / PDF (2.3 MB)
Date: 2022-06-08 / PDF (2.2 MB)
Audit Committee meetings 2021/22
Date: 2022-01-11 / PDF (3.9 MB)
Date: 2021-11-24 / PDF (7.3 MB)
Date: 2021-10-11 / PDF (2.5 MB)
Date: 2021-08-23 / PDF (3.5 MB)
Audit Committee meetings 2020/21
Date: 2021-03-23 / PDF (9.1 MB)
Date: 2021-01-06 / PDF (2.8 MB)
Date: 2020-11-23 / PDF (197 KB)
Date: 2020-10-14 / PDF (7.5 MB)
Date: 2020-09-16 / PDF (2.8 MB)
Audit Committee meetings 2019/20
Date: 2020-01-08 / PDF (5 MB)
Date: 2019-10-16 / PDF (2.9 MB)
Date: 2019-07-30 / PDF (6.4 MB)
Date: 2019-04-11 / PDF (4.1 MB)
Audit Committee meetings 2018/19
Date: 2019-01-09 / PDF (5.9 MB)
Date: 2018-10-19 / PDF (2 MB)
Date: 2018-08-24 / PDF (4.8 MB)
Date: 2018-07-26 / PDF (3.3 MB)
Date: 2018-04-16 / PDF (3.9 MB)
Audit Committee meetings 2017/18
Date: 2018-01-09 / PDF (65 KB)
Date: 2018-01-09 / PDF (3.9 MB)
Date: 2017-09-05 / PDF (1.9 MB)
Date: 2017-07-18 / PDF (1.9 MB)
Date: 2017-06-01 / PDF (4.8 MB)
Audit Committee meetings 2016/17
Date: 2017-03-13 / PDF (4.8 MB)
Date: 2016-12-06 / PDF (5.2 MB)
Date: 2016-09-22 / PDF (12 MB)
Date: 2016-08-08 / PDF (297 KB)
Date: 2016-06-23 / PDF (10 MB)
Date: 2016-06-23 / PDF (68 KB)
Date: 2016-08-08 / PDF (574 KB)
Date: 2016-08-08 / PDF (1 MB)