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14 Jan 2016 - 12:01am

This is the fifth annual report on local government bodies’ accounts. It summarises the results of the work for 2014-15 at the following types of local government bodies (audited bodies) in Wales: Unitary authorities, Local government pension funds, Police and crime commissioners and chief constables, Fire and rescue authorities, National park authorities, Joint committees & Harbour authorities

6 Jan 2016 - 12:21pm

Between March and June 2015, we undertook follow-up work at Cardiff and Vale University Health Board (the Health Board) to assess the extent to which it had implemented the Auditor General’s national recommendations, and had addressed the recommendations made as part of the local audit in 2010 and again in 2013.

5 Jan 2016 - 12:13pm

This report summarises the findings from the audit work undertaken in relation to both the Police and Crime Commissioner and Chief Constable of South Wales during 2015. 

17 Dec 2015 - 10:52am

On behalf of the Auditor General, Wales Audit Office staff have prepared this report to paint a picture of devolved public services’ response to the challenges they have been facing and their plans to face the future pressures.

10 Dec 2015 - 12:00am

This report summarises the findings from the audit work undertaken in relation to both the Police and Crime Commissioner and Chief Constable of Gwent Police during 2015. 

9 Dec 2015 - 10:40am

This review, which we carried out between April 2015 and June 2015, sought to answer the question: ‘Is the Health Board managing follow-up outpatient appointments effectively?’

9 Dec 2015 - 10:28am

This review, which was carried out between April 2015 and June 2015, sought to answer the question: ‘Is the Health Board managing follow-up outpatient appointments effectively?’

6 Nov 2015 - 12:01am

This report sets out the findings of the work undertaken on behalf of the Auditor General by staff of the Wales Audit Office in Monmouthshire County Council (the Council) and also draws on the work of the relevant Welsh Inspectorates.

30 Oct 2015 - 8:59am

We have carried out work at all three national park authorities in Wales to assess the extent to which they were delivering efficient planning services with less money. In this report, we seek to answer the question: Is the Authority providing efficient planning services aimed at high performance, even in the face of increasing budget constraints?

21 Oct 2015 - 12:55pm

This Annual Improvement Report (AIR) summarises the audit work undertaken at the Vale of Glamorgan County Borough Council (the Council) since the last such report was published in September 2014

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