am pleased to confirm the Audit Commission will be giving you
a rebate of 8 per cent on your audit fee for 2011/12.
confirming the work programme and scales of fees for 2011/12
in February, the Commission agreed, subject to affordability,
to make additional rebates in 2011/12. This means all audited
bodies will see a significant net reduction in fees compared
rebate will be deducted from your monthly instalments to the
are continuing to drive down our costs and be more efficient
so we can reduce fees for audited bodies. We will continue our
approach of returning annual surpluses to bodies in a planned
to the timetable for our abolition, we are also committed to
delivering further significant fee reductions in 2012/13. We
aim to consult on scales of fees for 2012/13 later this year.
If you have any questions or comments, please contact
your appointed auditor.
may also be interested to know that the Audit Commission's
Annual report and accounts 2010/11 will be laid before
Parliament on Tuesday 12 July. You will be able to find a copy
of the report on our website
from Wednesday 13 July.
Chief Executive, Audit Commission
Commission, Millbank Tower, London, SW1P 4HQ
tel: 020 7828
fax: 020 7166 2945
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