Call for new audit board

By Dan Peters | 14 February 2020

An independent review has been urged to back the creation of a board to oversee the local audit system.

In evidence submitted to the Redmond review, Public Sector Audit Appointments (PSAA), the organisation responsible for appointing auditors, said the new independently-led body should be given a remit to ‘ensure the smooth operation of the whole system, including providing leadership and coordination to the various bodies responsible for administering different aspects of the system’.

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