London Legacy Development Corporation

Appointment of New Local Auditor

THE LOCAL AUDIT AND ACCOUNTABILITY ACT 2014 and THE LOCAL AUDIT (APPOINTING PERSON) REGULATIONS 2015

As required by the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014, the LLDC gives notice of the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP to audit the accounts of the London Legacy Development Corporation for five years, for the accounts from 2018/19 to 2022/23. This appointment is made under regulation 13 of the Local Audit (Appointing Person) Regulations 2015, and was approved by the Public Sector Audit Appointments Board at its meeting on 14 December 2017.

Notice of inspection: Audit of Accounts 2017-18

Notice is hereby given that from Friday 1 June 2018 until Thursday 12 July 2018 between 10.00am and 4.00pm each day, excluding Saturdays and Sundays, any persons interested may inspect and make copies of the accounts of the London Legacy Development Corporation for the year ended 31 March 2018, and all related books, deeds, contracts, bills, vouchers and receipts (except where any part of any record or document contains information which is protected on the grounds of commercial confidentiality). The accounts and other documents will be available for inspection at Level 10, 1 Stratford Place, Montfichet Road, London, E20 1EJ, or otherwise by arrangement. Application should be made initially in writing to:

Gerry Murphy
Deputy Chief Executive
Level 10, 1 Stratford Place,
Montfichet Road, London, E20 1EJ
Telephone 0203 288 1785

During the same period local government electors for the area to which the accounts relate may exercise their rights under sections 26 and 27 of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 to question the auditor about or make objections to the accounts for the year ended 31 March 2018.

Questions may be received at the London Legacy Development Corporation Offices, Level 10, 1 Stratford Place, Montfichet Road, London, E20 1EJ  by arrangement with the External Auditor, Debbie Hanson (Ernst & Young LLP, 400 Capability Green, Luton, LU1 3LU), to whom requests for this purpose should be addressed. No objections may be made unless the auditor has previously received written notice of the proposed objections and its grounds. A copy of this notice must be sent to the Legacy Corporation at the address above.

10 May 2018

Gerry Murphy

Deputy Chief Executive
London Legacy Development Corporation

Please note, the draft unaudited Annual Report and Accounts for the financial year 2017/18 can be found here.