Douglas Sinclair, chair of the Accounts Commission has stepped down for health reasons. His deputy, Ronnie Hinds, will act as Commission chair until further notice. The process of finding...
New councillors elected in May face major challenges and need to focus on improving long-term planning, says the Accounts Commission. In its 2017 overview published today, the local...
Meetings of the Accounts Commission are open to the public. As space in our meeting venue is limited, it is helpful if you can phone ahead on 0131 625 1500. Visit our page on attending meetings for more information.
Housing benefit audit
We've a new report on the outcome of a review of Housing Benefit fraud investigation arrangements between local authorities and the Department for Work and Pensions. Read more...
The Commission meets approximately monthly. Its meetings are open to the public.
The Commission's work covers a wide range of issues, including: