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Tony Crawley appointed as PSAA Chief Executive

Public Sector Audit Appointments Ltd is pleased to announce the appointment of Tony Crawley as the company’s new Chief Executive.  Mr Crawley will join PSAA in mid-October and will lead the company’s work as the “appointing person” responsible for auditor appointments to nearly 500 local authorities and police bodies throughout England.

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PSAA highly commended in 2018 Public Finance Innovation awards

PSAA is pleased to announce that it received a highly commended for its procurement of audit services for opted-in principal authorities in England in the outstanding procurement initiative category at the 2018 Public Finance Innovation awards. PSAA was also shortlisted for the Government Opportunities public procurement awards 2018/19.

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Local Audit Quality Forum: Inaugural meeting

The inaugural meeting of the Local Audit Quality Forum (LAQF) was held on 18 April 2018. Over 150 Chairs of Audit Committees and Directors of Finance attended the event to hear from speakers and panel members with a wealth of experience of public audit from across the UK.  The presentations from the event are available to […]

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News release: PSAA has published the 2018/19 fee scale for opted-in bodies

Following consultation PSAA has published the scale of audit fees for 2018/19 audits of local government and police bodies that have opted into its national auditor appointment scheme. As proposed in the consultation, PSAA has reduced the 2018/19 scale audit fee for all opted-in bodies by 23 per cent from the fees applicable for 2017/18. […]

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News release: PSAA shortlisted in 2018 Public Finance Innovation Awards

PSAA has been shortlisted for Outstanding Procurement Initiative of the year in the 2018 Public Finance Innovation Awards and for the Government Opportunities public procurement awards 2018/19 for its procurement of audit services for the 484 opted-in principal authorities in England. The winners will be announced on 25 and 24 April 2018 respectively. We are naturally delighted […]

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