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Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local 
Government
Fry Building 
2 Marsham Street 
London 
SW1P 4DF
T 030 3444 0000
www.gov.uk/mhclg
 
Mr Abdul Hai
Date: 26 May 2020
 
 
Dear Mr Hai
 
Freedom of Information Act 2000 - 7476672
 
Thank you for your request for information which we received on 18 May 2020 and 
processed under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.
 
You requested: "What guidance have local authorities been given in relation to the 
Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 and the right to inspect and object accounts 
during the pandemic?
".
 
I can confirm that we hold this information and have enclosed copies of the 
information. 
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within two months of receiving this response. You can also ask by letter addressed 
to:
 
Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
Knowledge and Information Access Team
4th Floor SE, Fry Building
2 Marsham Street
London, SW1P 4DF
 
If you are unhappy with the outcome of this internal review, you can ask the 
independent Information Commissioner to investigate. The Information 
Commissioner can be contacted at email address xxxxxxxx@xxx.xxx.xx or use their 
online form at ico.org.uk/concerns or call them on 0303 123 1113.
 
 
 
Yours sincerely
 
MHCLG FOI Team

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