Northern Ireland

CIPFA Northern Ireland is the focal point for improving public finance, governance and performance in central government, local government or arm’s length bodies. Our Northern Ireland office and branch are here to help whether you want to become a qualified accountant, need help with a major governance issue, or need to improve your skills in governance, finance and related topics.

Annual Governance Conference

Northern Ireland in transition

Key leaders met on 18 November to reflect on progress and drawing on emerging good practice. Together they collectively considered how we should shape our governance and leadership arrangements for the future.

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Annual Transformation Conference - developing a practical approach
16 December 2015, Belfast, £195 + VAT
A forum for NI’s decision makers to meet, discuss and plan for transformation and public service redesign whilst ensuring the continuing performance of our public services.

CIPFA NI Annual Conference
The NI annual conference took place on 8 October at the Hilton Templepatrick. View presentations slides and photos.

CIPFA NI AGM and awards ceremony 2015
The 2015 AGM in Belfast Castle on 15 May was attended by over 100 CIPFA members, guests, sponsors and supporters. Read more


Northern Ireland Balance Sheet
CIPFA NI has launched the first ever comprehensive study of the net financial position of devolved public sector services in Northern Ireland.

The Northern Ireland Balance Sheet, compiled using the financial statements of devolved public sector bodies, estimates that the country currently owns £51.8bn of assets and owes £51.3bn in liabilities.

Strong leadership needed in Northern Ireland to deal with budget cuts effectively
CIPFA has called for strong and decisive leadership on the budget if the Northern Irish Executive (NIE) is to properly manage NI’s public expenditure crisis read more


Accredited Training
Annual Conference
AAT Qualification
In-house Training
Professional Qualification
Public Courses


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