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NHS bodies maintain good governance during the COVID-19 crisis
NHS bodies in Wales have largely maintained good governance throughout the crisis, with revised arrangements enabling them to govern in a lean, agile, and rigorous manner
  • Auditor General receives CBE in Queen’s honours list
    The Auditor General for Wales, Huw Vaughan Thomas, has been awarded a CBE in the Queen’s birthday honours list.
  • Accountability for Future Generations: Sharing the learning so far conference outputs now online
    The Act requires public bodies in Wales to think about the long-term impact of their decisions, to work better with people, communities and each ot
  • Council investment in accommodation for adults with learning disabilities is meeting current demand
    Local authorities need to address significant challenges if they are to ensure they continue to meet the long-term accommodation needs of p
  • Help shape our audits and the topics we choose
    The Auditor General is calling on members of the public and people who work in the public sector to have a say about the topics and themes they bel
  • Action must match enthusiasm if wellbeing of future generations ambition to be realised in wales
    Public bodies in Wales are taking steps to change how they work in response to the new We
  • Join our award winning communications team!
    We’re looking for a full time Communications Officer (fixed term for at least 12 months) to help promote the work of the Wales Audit Office – could
  • Auditor General launches a revised Code for auditors
    The Code sets out the principles external auditors must follow when carrying out audit work on his behalf.
  • People facing language and communication barriers need more support to help access public services
    Public bodies can do more to help people who face language and communication barriers access the services they need.
  • Primary Care Services in Wales
    Our latest publication pulls together a range of data to provide a snapshot of primary care services in Wales.  We have collated information on:
  • Our People Strategy
    Well, we’ve just launched our new People Strategy, which sets out exactly what it’s like to work with us and how we look after our staff.
  • Auditor General and Wales Audit Office outline their annual plan for 2018-19
    In the Plan, we have provided an updated description of the factors we believe will have greatest influence over the way we deliver our work over t
  • Appointment of new Auditor General
    This means that the recruitment process moves to its final stage, which is formal appointment by Her Majesty the Queen.
  • We've been nominated for two awards
    The Wales Audit Office has been nominated for two awards this spring - with the public sector watchdog for Wales shortlisted in the CIPFA P
  • Wales Audit Office achieves bronze corporate health standard
    The Wales Audit Office has been awarded the bronze corporate health standard – as part of the Welsh Government’s Healthy Working Wales Programme.
  • The housing adaptation system in Wales is ‘complicated, reactive and unfair’
    The current system for delivering housing adaptations needs to change in order to meet the needs of older and disabled people in Wales.