The Audit Committee was constituted by Council in 1999 and operates under an Audit Charter(PDF, 142KB) that was reviewed in June 2013 .
The Audit Committee has the responsibility for advising the Council on :
- seeking resolution on any disagreements between management and the external auditors on financial reporting
- reviewing all auditing, planning and outcomes
- seeking any information it requires from Councillors and Council staff via the Chief Executive Officer and external parties
- formally meeting with Council staff, internal and external auditors as necessary.
The Committee currently consists of the following members :
Mr Peter Knights (Chair) - first appointed 2002
Mr Tony Roberts - appointed August 2013
Mr Rabin Bangaar - appointed August 2015
Cr Kevin Erwin
Cr Murray Emerson