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The Role of the Responsible Financial Officer (RFO)

This training is designed for Clerks and RFOs and will focus on the roles and responsibilities of the Responsible Financial Officer. As well as covering the basics of finance reporting, and legislative requirements, it will also cover in some detail the concept of preceping and the need for councils to undertake a full budgeting exercise which will include appropriately identifying precept requirements.


£25 per delegate (member rate) £55 per delegate (non-member rate)

FREE for up to 3 delegates from member councils with enhanced subscription rate

Wednesday 9 March 2016 1.30-3.30pm DALC Office, Aldern House, Baslow Road, Bakewell DE45 1AE


All bookings by email are to be sent to Glen Ingham at admin@derbyshirealc.gov.uk

Please ensure that you have the council's agreement when booking a place, and that you are also following your council's own procedures.

All booked places will be confirmed with your Clerk.

Please note that sessions will only be run if there are sufficient bookings (usually from at least six delegates). Joining instructions will be sent two weeks (or more) before the event, and your booking is made as soon as we receive it (unless you are informed otherwise). Please note our cancellation policy (below).

If you wish to cancel your booking please give at least one weeks notice to avoid your Council being charged in full. In the event of any emergency on the day please telephone the office.