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.

Northern Ireland in transition

Governance and leadership conference
18 November, Belfast

Key leaders will reflect on progress and, drawing on emerging good practice, collectively consider how we shape our governance and leadership arrangements for the future.

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Seminar: from cuts to transformation - developing a practical approach
16 December 2015, Belfast, £195 + VAT

This seminar will provide 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.

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


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.

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.

It was preceded by a special awards ceremony to recognise exam success for those who had completed CIPFA courses. Read more.


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


Hudson: Financial Accountant

Negotiable: Hudson: We are looking for an ACA qualified candidate from a top 10 firm to join our finance team in Moorgate, London. We are the largest Renewable Energy firm in Europe and are one of the top worldwide. The current incumbent has recently been promoted to a Finan City of London

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