Legislated reporting requirements
Section 602.34 of the Municipal Government Act requires that each Regional Services Commission (RSC) prepare an annual financial statement and a financial information return.
These reports, including the auditor's reports and the Excel template for download, should be submitted electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org by May 1, of each year.
Alberta Municipal Affairs has developed a short guide to assist municipal officials and other stakeholders to interpret financial statements.
For help completing and remitting financial reporting forms, contact an advisor.
Annual financial statements
Sample financial statements are available as a reference in the preparation of the 2019 annual audited statements for a commission.
- Sample RSC Statements for the year ending December 31, 2019 (PDF, 633 KB)
- Sample Letter – 'Auditor's Independence' (PDF, 49 KB)
A signed and dated copy of the annual audited financial statements, including the auditor's report, should be scanned and submitted using the secured link for your regional services commission.
To obtain your RSC’s unique submission link, please email email@example.com.
Financial Information Return
The 2019 Financial Information Return (FIR) template and the accompanying manual are now available. The 2019 FIR template will be published in early 2020. The template requires Microsoft Excel 2007, or newer, to complete.
A signed and dated copy of the FIR, including the auditor's report, should be submitted using the secured link for your RSC.
To obtain your RSC's unique submission link, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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