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HM Treasury Accounting Officer System Statement

This document explains the accountability framework within HM Treasury.


HM Treasury Principal Accounting Officer System Statement

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The HM Treasury accounting officer system statement includes:

  • a statement of the Principal Accounting Officer’s responsibilities

  • a description of how accountability is delegated within the department

  • an overview of the governance arrangements within the department

  • a synopsis of the relationship between the Treasury and its arm’s length bodies

  • a summary of the department’s joint ventures, trading funds, contracts and outsourced services

Published 7 December 2017