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Councils: ‘Get a longer term grip on the financial challenges ahead!’

27 Jan 2014 - 7:20pm

Auditor General for Wales calls for better planning, evaluation and less of a short-term focus, as ‘cracks beginning to show

Caerphilly Council ‘Improving’ In Response To Governance Failings

21 Jan 2014 - 4:41pm

But too early to tell if levels of progress can be sustained, says Auditor General

Financial accounts of Welsh councils and police bodies

9 Jan 2014 - 4:44pm

Third annual report shows improvements but concerns remain in some areas

Caerphilly Council car and leave allowances payments 'unlawful'

19 Dec 2013 - 4:54pm

Appointed Auditor publishes report in the public interest

Auditor General publishes Improvement Assessment Letter and Annual Improvement report on Cardiff Council

4 Oct 2013 - 12:00am

The Auditor General for Wales has today published the Improvement Assessment letter and Annual Improvement Report on Cardiff Council.

Future Pressures on Welsh Public Services

26 Sep 2013 - 12:00am

The author of today's report by Wales Public Services 2025 is our very own colleague Mark Jeffs. The WAO's Performance Audit Lead is on a part-time secondment with the think tank.

Welsh Local Government getting better at Planning, Delivering and Reporting Improvements

26 Sep 2013 - 12:00am

But more comparisons are needed if the people of Wales are to judge progress for themselves, says Auditor General for Wales

Auditor General publishes his Corporate Assessment Report 2012-13 on Newport City Council

19 Sep 2013 - 12:00am

Newport Council at a 'pivotal point' in improvement journey

Too many Welsh community and town councils are still falling short on financial standards

13 Sep 2013 - 12:00am

Systemic weaknesses in financial management and governance remain, says Auditor General for Wales

Auditor General publishes his Annual Improvement Report 2012-13 on Caerphilly County Borough Council

10 Sep 2013 - 12:00am

Some services are improving but serious weaknesses in governance are a major concern and prompt a corporate governance inspection.

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