Guidance

Department of Health guidance on laying accounts in Parliament

Provides guidance on how DH group bodies should lay their annual report and accounts (ARA) before Parliament.

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This document provides guidance on how DH group bodies should lay their annual report and accounts (ARA) before Parliament.

The guidance applies to NHS foundation trusts, DH agencies, special health authorities, DH non-departmental public bodies (NDPBs), including NHS England, and the core department, but does not apply to NHS trusts, clinical commissioning groups (CCGs), consolidated limited companies or NHS charities.

This detailed guidance supports the more general guidance included as part of the Department of Health group accounting manual (GAM).

Published 16 June 2017