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Auditor General's report on Scottish Government's 2014/15 accounts

Posted: 2 October 2015

The Auditor General for Scotland, Caroline Gardner, has prepared a report to support the Scottish Parliament's scrutiny of the Scottish Government's 2014/15 accounts.

Consultation on Code of Audit Practice

Posted: 1 October 2015

Audit Scotland is consulting on a revised Code of Audit Practice which outlines the responsibilities of our external auditors.

Pressures are mounting on Scotland's sheriff court system

Posted: 24 September 2015

Reducing budgets and more complex cases are putting pressure on Scotland's sheriff court system, Audit Scotland has reported.

Faster and more ambitious change is needed at Falkirk

Posted: 27 August 2015

Falkirk Council has identified £46 million of savings it needs to make but has to do a lot more to deliver them, says the Accounts Commission.

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