The bid prices submitted in response to PSAA’s 2022 audit services procurement reflected a significant increase compared to our previous procurement in 2017. The audit industry has faced major challenges in the intervening period. In addition local audit faces several distinctive difficulties which have resulted in a less competitive market. In autumn 2023 PSAA will […]
What is PSAA doing alongside other local audit stakeholders to help design and implement a system which is more stable, more resilient, and more sustainable?
We continue to work closely with a range of local audit stakeholders including DLUHC, the FRC, the NAO, CIPFA, ICAEW and the LGA to help identify and develop further initiatives to strengthen the local audit. Our e-bulletins provide details of recent developments. We know that there is a long way to go before something approaching a […]
A decision to become an opted-in body must be taken in accordance with the Regulations that is by the members of an authority meeting as a whole, except where the authority is a corporation sole, such as a police and crime commissioner, in which case this decision can be taken by the holder of that […]