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.

Performance management seminar

Dealing with the cuts...making the best use of public spending to improve performance

This seminar took place on 16 December and aimed to address strategic opportunities and define our approach to the provision of public services, learning from case studies in NI and beyond.

Download presentation slides from the event (PPT, 7.9MB)

What's going on?

2014 Governance Conference

The 2014 governance conference took place on 19 November in Belfast. Photos of the event are available on CIPFA's Flickr pages.

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


Have you heard about our governance review?

We sent an email asking for members to contribute to our consultation on the proposals to update our governance structure.

If you didn’t get our email check your preference settings under ‘My membership address’ on My CIPFA, and if you don’t have an email address please update it.

Events and conferences

CIPFA NI Annual Conference 2014

Inspiring successful reform was the theme behind the 2014 CIPFA NI conference which took place on 25 September in Belfast.


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


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