Audited annual accounts

The Local Authority Accounts (Scotland) Regulations 2014 means that we have to publish

  • the accounts of all our subsidiary bodies
  • our audited annual accounts for the financial year
  • any reports from the auditor that relate to the annual accounts.

Audited annual accounts for the period from 1 April 2021 to 31 March 2022

Notice of postponement for:

  • The City of Edinburgh Council
  • Lothian Valuation Joint Board
  • The City of Edinburgh Council Charitable Funds
  • The City of Edinburgh Council Charitable Trusts
  • Edinburgh lntegration Joint Board (EIJB)

Part 10 of The Local Authority Accounts (Scotland) Regulations 2014 requires the above bodies to aim to approve their annual accounts for signature no later than 30 September immediately following the financial year to which the accounts relate and to publish the accounts by 31 October. 

The 2022 Regulations amend The Local Authority Accounts (Scotland) Regulations 2014 for 2021/22 as follows:

Regulation 10(1)(b) of the 2014 Regulations, as amended (date for approval of audited annual accounts) requires local authorities to aim to approve the annual accounts for signature no later than 30 November 2022 in respect of the accounts for the financial year 2021/22.  At this stage, it is anticipated that the audited accounts will be approved by the Finance and Resources Committee on 10 November 2022.    

Our audited annual accounts 

Download our audited annual accounts and auditor reports (PDFs) 

The current accounts show the financial position and performance of the Council and its related bodies to 31 March 2021.

A summary of the accounts is available which provides an overview of the audited annual accounts to 31 March.

Download our audited annual accounts summary (PDF)

For annual accounts for earlier years, please contact us using the details below. 

Charitable Trusts 

As the Finance and Resources Committee is the sole trustee for the Charitable Trusts, we are responsible for publishing the audited annual accounts for the Trusts. 

Download the Charitable Trusts accounts and auditor reports (PDFs)

Our subsidiaries 

  • CEC Holdings Limited
  • Transport for Edinburgh
  • Edinbugh Living MMR LLP
  • CEC Recovery Limited

Download the annual accounts for each of our subsidiaries (PDFs)  

Our associates and joint ventures

  • Lothian Valuation Joint Board
  • Edinburgh Leisure
  • Capital Theatres
  • Edinburgh Integration Joint Board
  • Capital City Partnership Limited

The accounts for Lothian Valuation Joint Board, Edinburgh Leisure and Capital Theatres are available on the respective bodies’ websites.

Download the Edinburgh Integration Joint Board and Capital City Partnership Limited audited annual accounts (PDFs)

Other organisations

We are also responsible for preparing the accounts for some other organisations.

  • South East Scotland Transport Partnership (SEStran)

The accounts for SEStran are available on its website.

Head of Corporate Finance.

Telephone: 0131 469 3172