• Advisory

    Our expertise in public finance and project management allow us to offer a special kind of support. We understand your situation, listen to your ideas and develop solutions that make a real difference.

    Combatting fraud

    The CIPFA Counter Fraud Centre is leading and co-ordinating the fight against fraud and corruption across the public services.

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    FM Model

    Our new, enhanced Financial management (FM) Model helps organisations implement critical value for money benefits and service improvements.

    FM Model

  • Benchmarking

    Our benchmarking experts help you get the maximum benefit from your reports, giving you access to all the raw data and tools to help you analyse it further.

    Corporate services benchmarking

    Improve the performance and efficiency of your back office functions by comparing yourselves to similar organisations.

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    Social care benchmarking

    Meaningful comparative social care data to support your organisation.

    More information

  • Conferences

    CIPFA holds conferences across a range of areas in the field of public finance including technical guidance and debate provided by leading experts and commentators.

    CIPFA National Housing Conference

    27 January 2016, London

    Find all our conferences

    Follow the link below to view all conferences coming soon.

    All conferences

  • International

    We support governments and organisations globally to improve their public financial management. Whether it is developing current staff’s skills, building capacity, or adopting new accounting standards we can navigate you through the complexities.


    Our international PFM programme contains a suite of progressive qualifications to train your staff to specialise in public sector accounting.

    International Public Financial Management Qualifications


    Are you ready for IPSASs? We have a range of support options to guide you through to adoption of the new international standards, whatever stage your organisation is at.

    IPSAS support

  • Networks

    CIPFA Networks helps you to stay up-to-date with the latest legislative developments and technical issues – helping you to make evidence based decisions and support efficiency.

    Treasury Management Network

    Access to the very best treasury management expertise, to be able to respond to new developments and legislative requirements cost-effectively and with confidence.

    Join today

    Housing Network

    Helps practitioners meet the challenges of delivering cost-effective, good quality social housing and self-financing.

    Join today

  • Publishing

    Shop online for CIPFA publications and benefit from unique offers, advance notice about new products, for fast, simple payment methods.

    CIPFA publications

    Get the latest Codes of Practice to help local authorities in the UK to maintain the highest possible standards in financial reporting.

    Buy a publication


    Our online information resource for public sector financial managers guides you through the financial and service functions of public sector organisations.


  • CIPFA Penna Recruitment

    We specialise in finance and accountancy sector, placing the best people in jobs and traineeships, interim and permanent, in finance, HR and beyond

    Who we are

    Whether you're an employer looking for the right candidate or a candidate looking for the right job, we're here to help.

    CIPFA Penna

    Permanent & Interim

    Our unrivalled expertise helps us find you the very best permanent and interim candidates.

    Services for employers

  • Research & Statistics

    Our invaluable data resources help people across the public sector manage their resources more effectively.


    Our comprehensive, independent source of data for local government, helping you manage your resources more effectively.


    CIPFA Research

    Tailored research and off-the-shelf solutions offered by a team of professional researchers.

    CIPFA Research

  • Training

    Our training opportunities help you build on your experience and advance your career in the public sector.

    In-house training

    Get expert, cost-effective training, at your location at a time that suits your team, in a variety of subjects from the latest commercial and business skills through to technical accounting and auditing.

    In-house training

    Accredited training

    Longer training programmes addressing the current key skills required in today’s tough public services environment, such as: governance, project management, contract management and procurement.

    Accredited Training

  • Property

    CIPFA supports those responsible for managing their organisation's property portfolio. Find our more about our services and resources.

    Advisory Services

    Our experts are here to help with efficiency programmes as well as help understanding option appraisals.

    See our full range of services 


    Our web-enabled software provides unique asset management capability, integrating capital accounting requirements with the needs of legal and estates departments.

    AssetManager.NET software