These reports highlight the activities of the City of Edmonton each year in a number of areas. They include the consolidated financial statements for the City, prepared in accordance with Canadian public sector accounting standards and audited by independent private-sector auditors. The financial statements and auditors’ report satisfy a legislative reporting requirement as set out in the Municipal Government Act of Alberta.

The annual report also serves as an opportunity to communicate with citizens, stakeholders and others regarding the City’s financial performance and to provide related information regarding significant financial policies, strategies and events.