Open consultation

Review of local authority financial reporting and external audit: call for views

Summary

The independent review led by Sir Tony Redmond is seeking views on the quality of local authority financial reporting and external audit.

This consultation closes at

Consultation description

This call for views, for Sir Tony Redmond’s review of local authority financial reporting and external audit, invites views, information and evidence on, in particular:

  • definitions of audit and its users
  • the expectation gap
  • audit and wider assurance
  • the governance framework
  • audit product and quality
  • auditor reporting
  • how local authorities respond to audit findings
  • the financial reporting framework

The call for views is aimed at anyone with a direct or indirect interest in local authority audit and financial reporting.

Documents

Independent review into the arrangements in place to support the transparency and quality of local authority financial reporting and external audit in England: call for views

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Ways to respond

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Email to:

Redmond.Review@communities.gov.uk

Write to:

Redmond Review Secretariat
2nd Floor, Fry Building
2 Marsham Street
London
SW1P 4DF

Published 17 September 2019
Last updated 5 November 2019 + show all updates
  1. Closing date has been extended to 20 December 2019.
  2. First published.