CIPFA Wales Cymru includes a dedicated office and branch. They provide a programme of events, awards, training, qualifications, an annual conference and more.

The Wales Cymru branch has over 1,000 members in total, including student members and retired members. It was established in 2011.

Want to volunteer for your branch?

There are various ways for members to get involved with branch activities. Email to find out more.

CIPFA Cymru-Wales: member tools and benefits

We have developed a one-page summary of the tools and benefits available to CIPFA members in Wales. This is attached here. This is a reminder that your membership offers much more than just a badge of competence.

What's going on?

Branch elections 2015 – your branch needs you!

All officers and members of the Branch Executive are due to be elected in 2015 for a two-year period. This includes the president, vice president, secretary, treasurer and eight members.

Please consider supporting the work of the branch by becoming a member of the branch executive. It is a great opportunity to widen your experience and CV; to meet other CIPFA members; and to see how different organisations work.

The AGM and elections are due to be held in March 2015 and further details will be issued when the date and venue is confirmed. A nomination form is attached and will need to be signed by a proposer and seconder. In line with the branch constitution, nomination forms need to be submitted by 1 February 2015 – to the Branch Secretary, John Dwight.

If you would like an informal discussion please contact John Dwight.

Professional Associations at Swansea Business School

CIPFA  Wales/Cymru has recently become a member of the ‘Professional Associations at Swansea Business School’  group at Trinity Saint David University.  

As the name suggests, the group consists of various professional organisations who stage an extensive and exciting programme of events that are open to all members of the participating associations.  See attached programme.

Events are held at the Swansea Business School, Ty Bryn Glas campus off High St, SA1 1NE, at 6pm unless specified

If any CIPFA members are interested in attending, please contact Iolo Llewelyn  ( or 07766 505189) no later than the day before the event.

Meetings & Minutes

For agendas and minutes from the CIPFA Wales·Cymru Branch and details of forthcoming meetings please visit the Branch meetings and minutes page.

CIPFA Wales and Wales Council for Voluntary Action (WCVA)

WCVA hosted an event on the new charities SORPs on 3 December at Cardiff Bay. This event covered the SORPs which will apply to all charities that prepare their accounts on an accruals basis, and will be applicable to financial years beginning on or after January 2015.

CIPFA responds to the Welsh Government's White Paper on Reforming Local Government (PDF, 152KB) (30 September 2014)


Events, awards, training, qualifications, an annual conference and more.


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