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  • Powys County Council – Good Governance when Determining Significant Service Changes

    The focus of this review is on the effectiveness of Powys County Council’s governance arrangements for determining significant service changes....

    Local Reports
    Local Government
  • Timber Sales Contracts - Supplementary Memorandum of the Auditor General for Wales to the Public Accounts Committee

    Following its establishment, National Resources Wales (NRW) inherited the challenge of having to take urgent action to manage and control P...

    National Reports
    Environment and Agriculture
  • Welsh Government oversight of further-education colleges’ finances and delivery

    We have examined whether the Welsh Government is fulfilling effectively its oversight role to ensure that, despite financial constraints, further-...

    National Reports
    Central Government
    Education & Skills
  • Discussion Paper: The Governance Challenges Posed by Indirectly Provided, Publicly Funded Services in Wales

    The Auditor General for Wales has released this paper in the hope that by stimulating debate, it will help to spread good practice, generate new...

    National Reports
    Central Government
    Finance
  • Financial Management and Governance in Community Councils 2015-16

    This report looks at the Financial Management and Governance of Community Councils in Wales

    National Reports
    Local Government
    Finance
  • Annual Audit Report for 2015-16 – Police and Crime Commissioner for Dyfed Powys and Chief Constable of Dyfed Powys Police

    This report summarises findings from the audit work undertaken in relation to both the Police and Crime Commissioner for Dyfed Powys and the Chief...

    Local Reports
    Police and Probation
    Finance
  • Powys Teaching Health Board – Annual Audit Report 2016

    This report summarises my findings from the audit work I have undertaken at Powys Teaching Health Board during 2016. 

    Local Reports
    Health
    Finance
  • Powys Teaching Health Board – Structured Assessment 2016

    Structured assessment work in 2016 has again reviewed the Health Board’s financial management arrangements and the progress made in addressing the...

    Local Reports
    Health
    Health and social care
  • Statement of responsibilities for grants certification

    This Statement sets out the respective responsibilities of the Auditor General, the auditors who work under his arrangements for certifying grant...

    Our Plans and Accounts
    Finance
  • Managing medicines in primary and secondary care

    This report brings together the key messages from all of the Auditor General’s local work on medicines management.

    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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