In the interests of transparency, the Commissioner publishes a lot of financial information on a regular basis to help detail how public resources are used. This page holds information about finances, expenditure, contracts and property including:
Please note that the Medium Term Financial Plan is contained within the budget report.
To view the Notice of Conclusion of Audit for the published Statement of Accounts, please click here.
These audited Statements of Accounts replace the unaudited 2018/19 Accounts that were published on 31st July 2019. The Auditors issued their opinion on the 2018/19 Accounts on 15th July 2020 and the amendments made to the Accounts are set out in Note 6, “Events After the Reporting Period”, starting on Page 61 of the Group and PCC Accounts.
West Mercia final Statement of Accounts 2017/18 for the Chief Constable + Annual Governance Statement
Statement of Accounts 2017/18 – Public Inspection Notice
These are accompanied by the Audit Notice.
You can find out more information on the precept (council tax) issued by the Commissioner for 2020/2021 here.
The proposals for the precept were accepted at the Police and Crime Panel on Wednesday 5th February 2020. The letter from the Police and Crime Panel can be viewed here. The PCC’s response can be viewed here.
To view the 2019/2020 summary leaflet click here.
To view the 2018/19 summary leaflet click here.
To view the 2017/18 precept summary leaflet click here.
Annual Investment Strategy
To view the Treasury Management Strategy (also known as the Annual Investment Strategy). For 2019/20 please click here
For 2018/19 please click here
For 2017/18 please click here.
For 2016/17 please click here.
For 2015/16 – please click here.
To view details of the Commissioner’s Grant Scheme for West Mercia please visit the grants page.
Items of expenditure over £500 by West Mercia’s Police and Crime Commissioner or the Chief Constable are available on the Force website All payments are made in accordance with Financial Regulations and Contract Standing Orders. These are designed to ensure value for money is obtained. To view please click here and put ‘spend’ into the search box
Details of premises or land owned by, or occupied for the purposes of the Police and Crime Commissioner are shown in the attached property schedule, which will be updated annually. Please note the schedule is a redacted document.
This section deals with West Mercia Police’s policies and procedures on procurement.
West Mercia Police publishes details of all contracts with a value above £10,000 on the Emergency Services ‘Bluelight Procurement Database’ (BLPD). Contracts documentation are published subject to the redaction of operationally or commercially sensitive information.
Future invitations to tender are advertised via the EU Supply e-tendering portal.
For further information please email:-