The report covers the North Wales Fire and Rescue Authority’s delivery and evaluation of services in relation to 2012-13, its planning of improvement for 2013-14 and 2014-15.
The Authority delivered improvements in its core functions although deaths and injuries from dwelling fires have increased due to one deliberate fire.
The Authority has discharged its improvement reporting duties although there is potential to strengthen its arrangements further. The Authority discharged its planning duties but business planning arrangements can be strengthened and clear leadership will be needed to implement the
changes necessary to address the financial challenges ahead.The Authority is likely to comply with the requirement to make arrangements
to secure continuous improvement in 2014-15.