Government review to look at council audit response

By Dan Peters | 17 April 2019

The Government will use its planned review of a key law to look at how councils respond to issues identified by auditors, The MJ has learnt.

A number of sector insiders believe changes are needed after the issuing of two adverse value for money judgements failed to prevent a section 114 report at Northamptonshire CC.

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