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 complete whole-system solution is crafted which must involve more local auditors and/or less audit work – preferably both. PSAA is ready to do everything we can as part of a collective systemwide effort to deliver the critical changes required.

Since 2018 PSAA has taken several initiatives to support improvements in local audit including: