• Front cover image of Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council – Financial Sustainability Assessment
    Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council – Financial Sustainability Assessment

    We undertook this assessment as financial sustainability continues to be a risk to councils putting in place proper arrangements to secure value for money in the use of resources.

  • Working with external organisations to secure funds for energy efficiency works - Wrexham County Borough Council
    Cymru Gynnes Ltd (Warm Wales) builds upon the most successful Warm Zones Model developed at Stockton on Tees by National Grid Transco (NGT) and subsequently rolled out to…
  • Port Talbot Primary Care Resource Centre - Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board
    The resource centre is one of the first projects in Wales to achieve integration between primary and community NHS services, social services and the voluntary and independent…
  • The management of public funding by Cymad Cyf
    This report seeks to answer two questions: Did Cymad misuse public funds? And, did the public bodies in Wales effectively manage public funds paid to Cymad, in the period…
  • Auditor General for Wales Code of Audit Practice - April 2010
    This Code of Practice prescribes how the Auditor General for Wales and the auditors he/she appoints will carry out their audit functions
  • Plas Madoc Communities First
    This report sets out the findings from an investigation by the Assembly Government’s Internal Audit Services into allegations made against Plas Madoc Communities First (PMCF…
  • A Picture of Public Services
    Public services are facing their biggest challenge for at least a generation. The figures in this report show that public services in Wales face significant reductions in…
  • Lean and Systems Thinking in the Public Sector in Wales
    Cardiff University’s Lean Enterprise Research Centre (LERC) was commissioned to undertake an evaluation of systems thinking in the public sector on behalf of the Wales Audit…
  • North Wales Police Authority Annual Audit Letter 2009-10
    This Annual Audit Letter to members of the North Wales Police Authority (the Authority) summarises the conclusions from my 2009-10 audit. It reports for Authority members the…
  • Gwent Police Authority Inspection Report 2010
    This report summarises the joint Wales Audit Office and HMIC findings from the inspection of Gwent Police Authority which took place in October 2009.
  • Sustainable development and business decision making in the Welsh Assembly Government
    The Assembly Government published a new sustainable development Scheme in May 2009, called One Wales: One Planet. This report looks at Assembly Government decision making and…

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