Search Legislation

Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally enacted).

Section 2

SCHEDULE 2Relevant authorities

This schedule has no associated Explanatory Notes

1A county council in England.

2A district council.

3A London borough council.

4A parish council.

5A joint authority established under Part 4 of the Local Government Act 1985.

6A Passenger Transport Executive.

7The Greater London Authority.

8A functional body.

9The London Pensions Fund Authority.

10The London Waste and Recycling Board.

11The Common Council.

  • NOTE: This Act applies to the Common Council only to the extent that it exercises functions in relation to—

    (a)

    the collection fund of the Common Council,

    (b)

    the City Fund, or

    (c)

    a pension fund maintained and administered by the Common Council under regulations under section 1 of the Public Service Pensions Act 2013.

12A parish meeting.

13The Council of the Isles of Scilly.

14Charter trustees.

15A port health authority for a port health district that is wholly in England.

16The Broads Authority.

17A National Park authority for a National Park in England.

18A conservation board established by order of the Secretary of State under section 86 of the Countryside and Rights of Way Act 2000.

19A police and crime commissioner for a police area in England.

20A chief constable for an area in England.

21The Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis.

22A fire and rescue authority in England constituted by a scheme under section 2 of the Fire and Rescue Services Act 2004 or a scheme to which section 4 of that Act applies.

23A clinical commissioning group.

24Special trustees for a hospital.

25An authority established for an area in England by an order under section 207 of the Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007 (joint waste authorities).

26An internal drainage board for an internal drainage district that is wholly in England.

27An economic prosperity board established under section 88 of the Local Democracy, Economic Development and Construction Act 2009.

28A combined authority.

29Any person or body exercising functions in relation to an area wholly in England or partly in England and partly in Wales—

(a)which was originally subject to audit provisions contained in an enactment passed before the Audit Commission Act 1998, and

(b)to which the audit provisions of that Act applied by virtue of paragraph 4(1) or 7 of Schedule 4 to that Act immediately before the repeal of section 2(1) of that Act by this Act.

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

You have chosen to open The Whole Act

The Whole Act you have selected contains over 200 provisions and might take some time to download. You may also experience some issues with your browser, such as an alert box that a script is taking a long time to run.

Would you like to continue?

You have chosen to open The Whole Act as a PDF

The Whole Act you have selected contains over 200 provisions and might take some time to download.

Would you like to continue?

You have chosen to open the Whole Act

The Whole Act you have selected contains over 200 provisions and might take some time to download. You may also experience some issues with your browser, such as an alert box that a script is taking a long time to run.

Would you like to continue?

You have chosen to open Schedules only

The Schedules you have selected contains over 200 provisions and might take some time to download. You may also experience some issues with your browser, such as an alert box that a script is taking a long time to run.

Would you like to continue?

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

See additional information alongside the content

Show Explanatory Notes for Sections: Displays relevant parts of the explanatory notes interweaved within the legislation content.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

Explanatory Notes

Text created by the government department responsible for the subject matter of the Act to explain what the Act sets out to achieve and to make the Act accessible to readers who are not legally qualified. Explanatory Notes were introduced in 1999 and accompany all Public Acts except Appropriation, Consolidated Fund, Finance and Consolidation Acts.

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources
Close

More Resources

Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • correction slips

Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including:

  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • links to related legislation and further information resources