There have been improvements in the way government plans and manages public sector activity, but the NAO does not consider that there exists a coherent, enduring framework for planning and management.
This report is published alongside ‘Spending Review 2015’.
- Reports on Department of Health, NHS England and NHS Foundation Trusts’ consolidated accounts 2015-16
- Spending Review 2015
- Sustainability in the spending review
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Learn more about our work regarding taxpayer support for UK banks.
Frameworks and guides to aid organisations’ self-assessment and decision-making
Whole of Govt Accounts show what the UK government owns, owes, spends and receives.
A keynote speech held by the NAO’s C&AG, Sir Amyas Morse KCB.
Aileen Murphie, NAO Director for DCLG is speaking.
Aileen Murphie, Director, DCLG and Local Government is speaking
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