In response to the COVID-19 pandemic the government launched a series of schemes providing financial support to businesses of all sizes. Of these, the Coronavirus Large Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CLBILS) provided support to the largest businesses—those with a minimum turnover of £45 million. Commercial lenders (for example, banks, building societies and peer to peer … Read more
Business and enterprise
This investigation examines the £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund announced in July 2020.
12 Mar 2021
This report examines whether the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund is likely to deliver value for money.
5 Feb 2021
A summary of the Department for Business Energy & Industrial Strategy, spending in 2019-20, its major areas of activity and performance, and the challenges it is likely to face in the coming year, based on the insights from our financial audit and value for money work.
26 Jan 2021
This report assesses how the BBC has positioned itself to respond to financial and strategic challenges and opportunities.
20 Jan 2021
The C&AG has reported on the Insolvency Service Accounts 2019-20
17 Dec 2020
This interim report provides an overview of test and trace services for addressing COVID-19 in England.
11 Dec 2020
This report examines the supply of personal protective equipment (PPE) as part of the government’s response to COVID-19 in 2020.
25 Nov 2020
This report describes government’s progress in implementing changes required to manage the border after the end of the transition period.
6 Nov 2020
This report examines the implementation of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme and the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme.
23 Oct 2020