Publications

  • This is our audit summary for Cardiff Council.

    It shows the work completed since the last Annual Improvement Report, which was issued in October 2019. Our audit summary forms part of the Auditor General for Wales’ duties.

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    Cardiff Council – Annual Audit Summary 2020
  • Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council – Financial Sustainability Assessment
    The project sought to assess the sustainability of councils’ short to medium-term financial position.
  • Caerphilly County Borough Council – Financial Sustainability Assessment
    We did this assessment because we identified financial sustainability as a risk to councils putting in place proper arrangements to secure value for money in the use of…
  • Swansea Bay University Health Board - Effectiveness of Counter-Fraud Arrangements
    This summary report sets out our assessment of Swansea Bay University Health Board’s arrangements for preventing and detecting fraud. Our assessment is based on document…
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    Welsh Community Care Information System
    The Welsh Community Care Information System (WCCIS) is intended to enable health and social care staff to deliver more efficient and effective services
  • Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board – Effectiveness of Counter-Fraud Arrangements
    The Health Board demonstrates a commitment to counter-fraud, has suitable arrangements to support the prevention and detection of fraud and is able to respond appropriately…
  • Powys Teaching Health Board – Effectiveness of Counter-Fraud Arrangements
    This report sets out our assessment of Powys Teaching Health Board’s arrangements for preventing and detecting fraud.
  • Velindre University NHS Trust - Structured Assessment 2020
    This report sets out the findings from the Auditor General’s 2020 structured assessment work at Velindre University NHS Trust. The work has been undertaken to help discharge…
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    The National Fraud Initiative in Wales 2018-20
    National Fraud Initiative (NFI) outcomes in Wales have increased by £2.7 million to £8 million in the 2018-20 exercise. 
  • Hywel Dda University Health Board - Effectiveness of Counter-Fraud Arrangements
    This report sets out our assessment of Hywel Dda University Health Board’s arrangements for preventing and detecting fraud.
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    Commercialisation in Local Government
    Councils need the right culture, skills and systems to unlock the benefits and mitigate the risks of commercialisation

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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Older reports

Access reports dated before 2010, on the UK web archive [opens in new window]. You can also contact us direct and we will be happy to provide you with an electronic copy.