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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.

  • Supporting the Independence of Older People: Are Councils Doing Enough?

    During 2015, we examined whether councils are working effectively to support the independence of older people.

    National Reports
    Central Government
    Health and social care
  • Financial Management and Governance in Community and Town Councils 2013-14

    This report considers the progress made by local councils to address these weaknesses and highlights areas the Auditor General will focus on for...

    National Reports
    Local Government
    Finance
  • Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Authority - Annual Improvement Report 2015

    This Annual Improvement Report (AIR) summarises the audit work undertaken at Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Authority (the Authority) since the...

    Annual Reports
    National Parks
    Environment and Agriculture
  • Powys County Council - Annual Improvement Report 2014-15

    This Annual Improvement Report (AIR) summarises the audit work undertaken at Powys County Council (the Council) since the last such report was...

    Annual Reports
    Local Government
    Finance
  • Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Authority - Annual Improvement Report 2014-15

    This Annual Improvement Report (AIR) summarises the audit work undertaken at Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Authority (the Authority) since...

    Annual Reports
    Fire
    Finance
  • Review of Corporate Safeguarding Arrangements in Welsh Councils

    On behalf of the Auditor General, staff of the Wales Audit Office have examined the extent to which councils have put in place, and are operating...

    National Reports
    Central Government
    Health and social care
  • Regeneration Investment Fund for Wales

    The Regeneration Investment Fund for Wales (RIFW) was established in December 2009 as a Limited Liability Partnership (LLP), registered with...

    National Reports
    Central Government
    Finance
  • Carmarthenshire County Council - Annual Improvement Report 2015

    This Annual Improvement Report (AIR) summarises the audit work undertaken at Carmarthenshire County Council (the Council) since the last such...

    Annual Reports
    Local Government
  • Powys Teaching Health Board - A Comparative Picture of Orthopaedic Services

    This report sets out our view of orthopaedic services in Powys Teaching Health Board (the Health Board) based on that data, and our view of how...

    Local Reports
    Health
    Health and social care
  • Section 33 arrangements: ICT Partnership - Powys County Council and Powys Teaching Health Board

    The section 33 agreement provides a formal basis for partnership working into which individual partnership schemes slot. 

    Local Reports
    Local Government

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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