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Auditing bodies unite to produce good practice guide on whistleblowing

25 Nov 2014 - 10:57am

A good practice guide for workers and employers of the public sector has been produced jointly by the four supreme audit agencies of the UK, including the Wales Audit Office.

Looking for the next generation of audit professionals

13 Nov 2014 - 2:31pm

Interested in applying to be part of our 2015 Audit Trainee Programme?

Appointed Auditor withdraws advisory notice to Pembrokeshire Council

31 Oct 2014 - 4:12pm

Revised settlement agreement with Chief Executive removes ‘unlawful expenditure’.

Improvements not being made in key service areas at Cardiff Council

1 Sep 2014 - 8:48am

A report published today by the Auditor General for Wales says that Cardiff Council has not been addressing weak performance in some key service areas, because of  fragmented leadership and management. 

Auditor General's Annual Report and Accounts 2013-14

16 Jul 2014 - 12:05pm

The Auditor General has today released his Annual Report and Accounts.

Auditor General speaks to local government leaders about the challenge of change in the next ten years

20 Jun 2014 - 2:22pm

The Auditor General for Wales recently spoke to key players in local government in Wales at the WLGA Conference in Llandudno.

Staff team get ready to take on the Welsh Three Peaks Challenge

20 Jun 2014 - 9:30am

Some of our colleagues in the Wales Audit Office are ready to take part in the Welsh Three Peaks Challenge this weekend in aid of the charity, Changing Faces. The climb, which will see the group take on Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) in the North, Cadair Idris in mid-Wales, and Pen y Fan in the South, is all in aid of the charity Changing Faces, selected by staff members at the annual conference last year. 

£4 Million of fraud and overpayments identifed in Wales through Fraud Initiative

11 Jun 2014 - 12:17pm

The latest bi-annual national counter-fraud exercise has helped Welsh public bodies to identify £4 million of fraud and erroneous payment, and £229m across the UK, according to a report released by the Auditor General for Wales today.

Wales Audit Office consulting with equalities representative groups

4 Jun 2014 - 11:24am

Consultation event aims to consider how we can better engage with representatives of disadvantaged groups in our audit work.

Auditor General addresses town councils on importance of good governance

20 May 2014 - 4:15pm

The Auditor General for Wales recently addressed local and town councillors at the joint training conference between the Society of Local Council Clerks and One Voice Wales.