Audit Scotland media centre
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Latest news from our press office
Scotland’s public bodies follow good practice with early departures but need to show the value for money
Posted: 23 May 2013
Scotland’s public bodies need to demonstrate the value for money from schemes allowing staff to take early retirements and redundancies.
Posted: 17 May 2013
Major changes called for two years ago to improve the management of roads maintenance have yet to result in significant improvement in road condition, says the Accounts Commission.
Posted: 25 April 2013
The fourth National Scrutiny Plan for Local Government has been published. Prepared by the main organisations responsible for scrutinising Scotland’s 32 councils, the activity timetable shows strategic scrutiny work for 2013/14, looking at each council overall and its key services.
Posted: 2 April 2013
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Posted: 28 March 2013
Councils face tougher challenges in the year ahead, particularly in dealing with budget pressures, says the Accounts Commission in its annual overview report.