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1 Jul 2012 - 10:00am

In March 2012, the Welsh Government (Local Government Finance and Public Service Performance Division) commissioned the Wales Audit Office to undertake research into Welsh Local Government's use of unsupported borrowing and their holdings of reserves.

29 Jun 2012 - 10:00am

The report identifies the extent to which variances exist between the four nations and where further examination may help determine those practices that could deliver better value for money. To set any differences between the nations in context and to provide additional comparators for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland – in terms of similar population size and characteristics – we also report certain data for the nine English regions.

22 Jun 2012 - 10:19am

This Annual Audit Report (the Report) to members of the South Wales Police Authority (the Authority) summarises the conclusions from my 2010-11 audit. It reports for Authority members the significant issues arising from my audit, together with my comments on other current issues 

19 Jun 2012 - 10:00am

This study examined whether public engagement undertaken by councils in Wales enables citizens to help shape what local government does.

11 Jun 2012 - 9:59am

This document has been prepared for the internal use of Cwm Taf Health Board as part of work performed in accordance with statutory functions, the Code of Audit Practice and the Statement of Responsibilities issued by the Auditor General for Wales. 

 

7 Jun 2012 - 10:00am

The following letter was written to the Chair of the Public Accounts Committee to provide an update on progress made by the NHS in Wales in addressing concerns identified in previous work completed by the Wales Audit Office.

29 May 2012 - 9:59am

This report summarises my findings from the audit work I have undertaken at Cwm Taf Local Health Board (the Health Board) during 2011.

24 May 2012 - 9:59am

This document has been prepared for the internal use of Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board as part of work performed in accordance with statutory functions, the Code of Audit Practice and the Statement of Responsibilities issued by the Auditor General for Wales. 

 

16 May 2012 - 10:02am

In this review we are focusing on HSW as it was were a directly managed division of Velindre NHS Trust. The HSW, now within NWIS, provided key national IT,information and systems services to the NHS in Wales. Our audit work looked at the national delivery impact of the RadIS2, Child Health, Welsh Demographic Service (WDS), Hospital Pharmacy and national IT infrastructure services that were provided by HSW.

16 May 2012 - 10:02am

This document has been prepared for the internal use of Velindre NHS Trust as part of work performed in accordance with statutory functions, the Code of Audit Practice and the Statement of Responsibilities issued by the Auditor General for Wales

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