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Staffordshire Fire & Rescue Service - Preventing, Protecting, Responding

Our Finances

Staffordshire Fire and Rescue is committed to an open and honest relationship with the community we serve. In that spirit we regularly publish detailed information about our financial performance.


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Conclusion of the audit of accounts
Notice of conclusion of the audit of accounts

Notice of public rights
From 6 June to 15 July 2016 (except Saturdays and Sundays) between 10.00am and 4.00pm you may inspect and make copies of Stoke on Trent and Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Authority’s accounts and associated documents for 2015/16.
Notice of public rights

Statement of accounts
Stoke on Trent and Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Authority has issued its Draft Statement of Accounts for the year ending 31 March 2014.

The Statement of Accounts includes an explanatory forward, a statement of responsibilities, the financial statements, the annual governance statement and the independent auditors report.

Statement of accounts 2015/2016
Statement of accounts 2014/2015
Statement of accounts 2013/2014
Statement of accounts 2012/2013
Statement of accounts 2011/2012
Statement of accounts 2010/2011
Statement of accounts 2009/2010
Statement of accounts 2008/2009
Statement of accounts 2007/2008

Council tax leaflets
Each year the council tax leaflet, which is provided to all households in Staffordshire, includes a section for Staffordshire Fire & Rescue Service. The leaflet gives a summary of our recent performance along with some details of how we intend to develop services. 
Council tax leaflet 2014/2015
Council tax leaflet 2013/2014
Council tax leaflet 2012/2013
Council tax leaflet 2010/2011
Council tax leaflet 2009/2010

Annual Governance Report
Our external auditors are the Audit Commission. As part of their code of practice, each year they issue Stoke on Trent and Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Authority an Audit Letter. This summarises the findings of their audit of our financial statements, and their assessment of our performance management.
Annual Audit Letter 2013/14
Annual audit letter 2012/2013
Annual governance report 2011/2012
Annual governance report 2010/2011
Annual audit letters 2009/2010
Annual audit letters 2008/2009

Supplier payments
Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service is the first Fire Authority to publish items of spend over £500 as part of the new transparency arrangements for local government, in response to the recent paper issued by Eric Pickles MP. As of April 2016, supplier payments will include spends over £250.
Supplier payments over £250 (from April 2016)
Supplier payments over £500

Staff Salaries
Details of all staff salaries totalling over £50,000 in the last financial year. These figures are published as part of our financial transparency strategy.
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Government Procurement Card Spend
Government Procurement Card Spend - Quarter 2 2016
Government Procurement Card Spend - Quarter 1 2016
Government Procurement Card Spend - Quarter 4 2015
Government Procurement Card Spend - Quarter 3 2015
Government Procurement Card Spend - Quarter 2 2015
Government Procurement Card Spend - Quarter 1 2015
Government Procurement Card Spend - Quarter 4 2014
Government Procurement Card Spend - Quarter 3 2014
Government Procurement Card Spend - Quarter 2 2014
Government Procurement Card Spend - Quarter 1 2014

Pay Policy Statement
Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service Pay Policy Statement 2016/17

Fees and Charges
The Authority’s list of fees and charges for 2016/17

Payment performance
Performance on Payment to Creditors 2016/17


For a comprehensive list of our reports and documents please visit our Freedom of Information section.