Community and Town councils in Wales show improvement in delivering timely accounts16 Sep 2015 - 12:01am
But despite this the number of qualified audit opinions and failures in financial governance remains too high
Councils in Wales have responded well to significant financial stress1 Apr 2015 - 3:21pm
But they need to improve their financial management and planning to meet the increasing financial challenges ahead.
Welsh public bodies making extensive use of ‘early departures’ to reduce workforce costs9 Feb 2015 - 4:32pm
£254 million spent on early departure packages over nearly four years, but with potential savings over time of up to £305 million per year.
Councils and police bodies are generally preparing timely accounts2 Feb 2015 - 2:04pm
But an increasing number have needed to be amended for material errors and there is a need to critically appraise the use of reserves