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National Audit Office report: Departmental Overview 2015-16: Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs

Departmental Overview 2015-16: Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs

This Departmental Overview looks at Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs (Defra) and summarises its performance during the year ended March 2016, together with our recent reports on it.

This guide is designed to provide a quick and accessible overview of the Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs and focuses in particular on where we believe the Defra’s performance could be improved, using examples from our published work.

It covers:

• The department’s responsibilities and how it spends its money
• Financial management
• Reported performance
• Issues identified in NAO reports

October 2016

 

 

Publication details:

Published date: October 19, 2016