It’s time to scrutinise scrutiny arrangements

By Rob Whiteman | 21 June 2019
  • Rob Whiteman

Nine years have passed since the coalition government announced it was scrapping the Audit Commission and four since it formally ceased any residual functions.

Recently, CIPFA and other partners held a round table discussion to consider the impact of the watchdog’s work over its lifetime as well as the trends we’ve seen since it disappeared from the local government landscape in 2015.

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