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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.

Aberdeen is making progress but has much more to do

Posted: 2 July 2015

Aberdeen City Council has improved how it is run in recent years and has plans for further changes but a great deal more work is needed to deliver these, says the Accounts Commission.

Auditor General's report on Coatbridge College 2013/14 accounts

Posted: 26 June 2015

The Auditor General for Scotland, Caroline Gardner, has issued a report to the Scottish Parliament on matters raised in the audit of the 2013/14 accounts for Coatbridge College.

Accounts Commission annual report 2014/15

Posted: 24 June 2015

The Accounts Commission has published its annual report for 2014/15. The report highlights the Commission's work in auditing Scotland's 32 councils. Read more and download the report.

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