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City of Cardiff Council - Corporate Assessment follow on

26 Feb 2016 - 12:01am

Cardiff Council has put in place better arrangements to deal with longstanding issues, but report finds Council is at critical point if it is to achieve the changes required to deliver improvement.

Wales Life Sciences Investment Fund

25 Feb 2016 - 9:00am

‘Aspects of its establishment, governance, oversight and early operation were flawed and poorly documented’, says Auditor General, but the concept of the Fund is innovative and has many merits.

Health boards need to strengthen their arrangements for managing the impact of private practice on the NHS

11 Feb 2016 - 12:10am

Local systems are not robust enough to provide assurance that private patients who subsequently transfer to the NHS for treatment are not unfairly advantaged

Natural Resources Wales well-placed to continue delivering intended benefits

3 Feb 2016 - 2:57pm

But faces significant challenges as it responds to funding pressures and takes on new responsibilities

Welsh Government undertook appropriate due diligence for Cardiff Airport purchase

27 Jan 2016 - 12:00pm

Although progress is slower than forecast at the time of acquisition

Bridgend council making good progress towards securing future improvement

19 Jan 2016 - 9:32am

Council’s consultation on future priorities will help it prepare for challenges ahead says Auditor General 

New study launched to look at council income generation

14 Jan 2016 - 9:54am

Have your say as a small business or service user in our national survey.

2014-15 Local Government Accounts

13 Jan 2016 - 12:24pm

Local government bodies generally prepared good quality financial statements on time. However an increased number of statements required material amendment and auditors reported concerns to a few bodies about the quality of supporting working papers

 

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

24 Dec 2015 - 10:51am

From all of us here at the Wales Audit Office, we wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

A Picture of Public Services: What does the report say?

17 Dec 2015 - 10:57am

The Auditor General urges public services to radically change if they are to meet the challenges they face now and in the future.

But how? Our video tells you more.

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