The Audit Commission was replaced by Public Sector Audit Appointments Ltd, National Audit Office, Financial Reporting Council and Cabinet Office in April 2015.
The Audit Commission was an independent public corporation that existed between 1 April 1983 and 31 March 2015.
Following the closure of the Audit Commission, a new local audit framework came into effect from 1 April 2015.
More information is available about the transfer of functions of the Audit Commission and who to contact in different circumstances.
View the closed Audit Commission site in the UK Government Web Archive.
Guidance and regulation
- Sustainable cost improvement programmes for the NHS
- Audit Commission future functions: who to contact
Policy papers and consultationsSee all policy papers and consultations
Transparency and freedom of information releases
- Audit Commission annual report and accounts 2014 to 2015
- Audit Commission annual report and accounts 2012 to 2013