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.

Book now: CIPFA NI Annual Conference 2015

A new dawn: working together to build sustainable public services
8-9 October 2015, Hilton Templepatrick

The year 2015 and beyond brings unprecedented pressures on public spending in Northern Ireland. CIPFA sees this as an opportunity to make better use of public spending to improve public services, rather than simply trying to do the same things with less money.

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CIPFA Student Conference: The New Leadership Paradigm – Free for student members

Attend your free annual conference at the Novotel West London on 8 July and access the latest industry insight, as well as real development and tips on the skills needed for the finance professionals of tomorrow. View programme and book

You can also book your place for the main CIPFA Conference and Exhibition at a discounted rate of £85 +VAT. View programme and book

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

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.


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