The framework for our international activities is set by the National Audit Office’s (NAO’s) Board and is underpinned by a range of policies and procedures to ensure we undertake such work as efficiently and effectively as possible.
The strategic aims of the NAO’s portfolio of international activities are:
Our international work embraces three roles which fall into the following categories:
This covers all the work that the NAO undertakes to meet its obligations as the Supreme Audit Institution of the United Kingdom;
Since the establishment of the United Nations, the NAO has played and continues to play a leading role in the audit of international organisations;
The NAO manages a programme of externally funded technical assistance to support capacity building in SAIs and Parliaments.