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Section 221 of the Local Government Act, 2001 sets out the requirements in relation to the preparation and adoption of the Annual Report.

Every County Council and City Council shall each prepare and adopt a report (to be known as the annual report) in relation to the performance of its functions during the preceding year and shall as soon as may be furnish a copy of the annual report to each member of the County Council or City Council, as the case may be, and to such other persons as it may consider appropriate.