Publications

Access all of our audit reports and other related documents.

Latest publication

Findings from the Auditor General’s Sustainable Development Principle Examinations

As required by the Well-being of Future Generations Act 2015, the Auditor General for Wales has published his report on the results of his sustainable development principle examinations.

  • Powys Teaching Health Board – Clinical coding follow-up review

    Our overall conclusion is that the Health Board performs very well against the all-Wales targets for clinical coding with good quality coded data...

    Local Reports
    Health
    Health and social care
  • Powys Teaching Health Board – Primary Care Services

    This report summarises the findings of our work in Powys Teaching Health Board carried out between March and May 2018.

    Health
    Health and social care
  • What's the hold up? Discharging patients in Wales

    NHS bodies need assurance that hospital discharge arrangements are safe and timely. 

    Health
    Health and social care
  • Powys Teaching Health Board – Annual Audit Report 2018

    This report summarises the findings from the audit work undertaken at Powys Teaching Health Board during 2018.

    Local Reports
    Health
    Health and social care
  • Powys Teaching Health Board – Structured Assessment 2018

    This year’s structured assessment work follows similar themes to previous years’ work, although we have broadened the scope to include commentary...

    Health
    Health and social care
  • Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Authority – Annual Audit Letter 2016-17

    This letter summarises the key messages arising from our statutory responsibilities under the Public Audit (Wales) Act 2004 and our reporting...

    Annual Reports
    Fire
    Finance
  • Internal Audit Arrangements at Town and Community Councils in Wales

    Over the past 10 years, there have been several cases of community councils suffering losses to the public purse due to significant failures in...

    National Reports
    Local Government
    Finance
  • Financial Management and Governance – Town and Community Councils 2017-18

    The amount of money managed by local councils in Wales continues to increase. However, the current standard of financial management and governance...

    Annual Reports
    Local Government
    Finance
  • Powys County Council – Use of Local Government Data

    This report summarises the findings of the Council’s response to the Auditor General’s data collection tool and should be read alongside...

    Local Government
  • Management of follow up outpatient appointments across Wales

    The Auditor General examined health boards’ arrangements for managing follow-up outpatient appointments.

    National Reports
    Health
    Health and social care

Our publications cover a range of audit work completed at public bodies, including:

  • central government
  • local councils
  • health boards
  • police forces
  • fire services, and 
  • national parks.

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