News release: Response to Sir Tony Redmond review

Sir Tony Redmond is leading an independent review into the arrangements in place to support the transparency and quality of local authority financial reporting and external audit in England PSAA has responded to the call for evidence, which is available below, accompanied by an introductory note that sets out the key issues. We have also […]

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News release: Event for Audit Committee Chairs and Vice-Chairs

Our Local Audit Quality Forum (LAQF) event to be held on 25 November 2019 is at capacity. Please see details below of an event aimed at Audit Committee Chairs and Vice-Chairs. The event is a joint venture between LGA, PSAA and CIPFA. Leadership Essentials – Audit Committees The LGA Leadership Essentials programme is a series […]

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News Release: Local Audit Quality Forum 10 June 2019

The next LAQF will take place at 18 Smith Square. The programme has now been finalised. Programme Schedule final The main focus of the day is audit committee effectiveness. We hope that audit committee chairs, members, chief finance officers and heads of internal audit will be keen to attend and contribute to this important event. […]

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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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