Failures in governance and financial management at more community councils11 Dec 2018 - 3:19pm
Reports in the public interest issued by the Auditor General for Wales highlight failures in three community councils to meet required standards
Finance for the Future conference outputs now online16 Nov 2018 - 1:41pm
On the 16 October the Finance Skills Development Group held the third conference for finance trainees, Finance for the Future 2018
WEFO faced major challenge to commit EU funding before Brexit31 Jul 2018 - 2:50pm
But risk of Wales losing some funding in a no-deal scenario now reduced after change in Treasury policy announced just days before Auditor General report publication
Financial accounts in central and local government ‘prepared to a good standard’20 Dec 2017 - 1:01am
But scope for improvement in financial reporting and for Local Government sector in-particular, to meet the challenge of earlier closure.
Positive outlook for central government accounts but room for improvement in some areas17 May 2017 - 12:52pm
Continuing improvements are evident in the quality and timeliness of annual accounts, but there is scope for some bodies to improve their quality assurance procedures and annual reporting
Investment in third sector services increasing but local authorities in Wales not making best use of the third sector25 Jan 2017 - 3:41pm
There's a need to ensure they are securing value for money and developing a more strategic working relationship, says Auditor General.