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These reports cover a variety of topics which may be of interest to you.

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Older reports

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9 Jun 2014 - 9:39am

The report covers the delivery and evaluation of services at Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council (the Council) in relation to 2012-13, and its planning of improvement for 2013-14. Taking these into account, the report records the Auditor General’s conclusion on whether he believes that the Council will make arrangements to secure continuous improvement for 2014-15.

3 Jun 2014 - 10:58am

This fee scheme has been prepared by the Wales Audit Office under section 24 of the Public Audit (Wales) Act 2013 (the Act).

3 Jun 2014 - 9:30am

The Public Audit (Wales) Act 2013 requires a Code of Practice to deal with the relationship between the Wales Audit Office and the Auditor General, preserving the independence of that office while providing for robust standards of governance.

30 May 2014 - 11:25am

The report covers Bridgend County Borough Council’s (the Council) delivery and evaluation of services in relation to 2012-13 and its planning of improvement for 2013-14.

29 May 2014 - 12:01am

The importance of effective scrutiny is magnified as public services respond to the challenge of the global financial situation whilst continuously seeking to improve services. Effective scrutiny can improve the evidence base for decisions on the allocation of resources as well as ensuring that decisions are transparent and in accordance with the needs of the local community.

23 May 2014 - 9:48am

This joint strategic equality plan sets out ten specific objectives to help us perform the General Equality Duty (i.e. having due regard in our work to the need to help eliminate discrimination, promote equality of opportunity and foster good relations).

22 May 2014 - 11:12am

The report covers the delivery and evaluation of services at Caerphilly County Borough Council in relation to 2012-13,and its planning of improvement for 2013-14.

16 May 2014 - 10:11am

This report sets out the findings of the work undertaken on behalf of the Auditor General by the staff of the Wales Audit Office; and also draws on the work of the relevant Welsh inspectorates. The report covers the Council’s delivery of services, its evaluation of services in relation to 2012-13, and its planning of improvement for 2013-14.

1 May 2014 - 2:45pm

The Code prescribes the way in which the Auditor General’s audit and certain other functions are to be exercised, and embodies what appears to the Auditor General to be best professional practice. 

24 Apr 2014 - 12:00am

The 2007-2013 EU structural funding programmes in Wales – which help deliver jobs, growth and sustainable development - has progressed well compared with previous programmes.

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