Auditor General seeks views on enhanced set of audit principles

14 Nov 2013 - 12:20pm

Public sector watchdog wants feedback from general public as well as key stakeholders on a revised code and statement of practice 

The Auditor General is today publishing a consultation on a revised Code of Audit Practice and a Statement of Practice for local government improvement audit, assessment and special inspection functions.

In response to new legal reguirements, and taking account of the strategic priorities for his approach to audit for the next three years, the Auditor General proposes to enhance and extend the underlying principles for those carrying out work on his behalf.