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Disclosure guide for entities who prepare financial statements in accordance with the Government Financial Reporting Manual (FReM)

To the extent that disclosure requirements rely on Generally Accepted Accounting Practice only, the guide might also be used for

Managing business operations – senior leaders guide

This guide will help senior leaders in government departments to manage and improve the way public services are delivered.

The adult social care market in England

This report examines the current care market and the Department of Health & Social Care’s role in overseeing it.

Investigation into government funding to charities during the COVID-19 pandemic

This investigation explores government’s funding to charities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Highlights

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Childhood obesity data visualisation

Explore childhood obesity data using our interactive dashboards
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Guide for Audit and Risk Committees on Financial Reporting and Management during COVID-19

This guide helps to examine the impacts of the COVID-19 outbreak on their organisations.
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Find a local public body’s audit report

A map showing where auditors have issued non-standard audit reports locally in the NHS and local government in England.
Link to the National Audit Office's five year strategy 2020-25

Our new strategy

We have a new five-year strategy from 2020 to 2025.

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COVID-19

Link to details of all our COVID-19 work

We are carrying out a broad and varied programme of work on the government's response to the pandemic.

Link to the full schedule of our work in progress

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NAO analyst open evening

We held an NAO Analysts open evening at our office in Victoria on Wednesday 4th March 2020. This event was

CIPFA annual conference – speech by Gareth Davies

Our new C&AG, Gareth Davies spoke at CIPFA's annual conference. He shared his perspective on the challenges facing public bodies

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