Publications

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    A Picture of Higher and Further Education

    This is part of a suite of summary reports looking at a picture of public services.

  • NHS risk-based approach for managing backlog maintenance - Welsh Health Estates
    ‘Backlog’ is the amount of repair and maintenance work needed to bring property up to certain standards of physical condition.
  • NHS Wales's Estates and Facilities Performance Management System - Welsh Health Estates
    The NHS Wales Estates and Facilities Performance Management System (EFPMS) was set up in 2002. The system encourages a disciplined approach to data collection, dissemination …
  • The NHS Central Energy Fund – Welsh Health Estates
    The Central Energy Fund (CEF) was launched in 2005 and provided over £3 million of funding to the NHS in Wales to invest in low to medium cost energy efficiency initiatives…
  • Working with external organisations to secure funds for energy efficiency works - Wrexham County Borough Council
    Cymru Gynnes Ltd (Warm Wales) builds upon the most successful Warm Zones Model developed at Stockton on Tees by National Grid Transco (NGT) and subsequently rolled out to…
  • Port Talbot Primary Care Resource Centre - Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board
    The resource centre is one of the first projects in Wales to achieve integration between primary and community NHS services, social services and the voluntary and independent…
  • The management of public funding by Cymad Cyf
    This report seeks to answer two questions: Did Cymad misuse public funds? And, did the public bodies in Wales effectively manage public funds paid to Cymad, in the period…
  • Auditor General for Wales Code of Audit Practice - April 2010
    This Code of Practice prescribes how the Auditor General for Wales and the auditors he/she appoints will carry out their audit functions
  • Plas Madoc Communities First
    This report sets out the findings from an investigation by the Assembly Government’s Internal Audit Services into allegations made against Plas Madoc Communities First (PMCF…
  • A Picture of Public Services
    Public services are facing their biggest challenge for at least a generation. The figures in this report show that public services in Wales face significant reductions in…
  • Lean and Systems Thinking in the Public Sector in Wales
    Cardiff University’s Lean Enterprise Research Centre (LERC) was commissioned to undertake an evaluation of systems thinking in the public sector on behalf of the Wales Audit…

Our publications cover a range of audit work completed at public bodies, including:

  • central government
  • local councils
  • health boards
  • police forces
  • fire services, and 
  • national parks.

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Older reports

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