CIPFA Wales Cymru includes a dedicated office and branch providing a programme of events, awards, training, qualifications, an annual conference and more. We have over 1,000 members in total, including student members and retired members. It was established in 2011.

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

What's going on?

Addressing current fraud risks - how safe is your organisation?

A free members CPD event in conjunction with the Swansea Professional Associations Group, presented by Rachael Tiffen, Head of CIPFA’s Counter Fraud Centre, on Thursday 21 January 2016, 17:00 - 19:00 at Swansea University. Find out more and book online.

Find out all our forthcoming events in Wales on our new 'What's on' page.

CIPFA Wales Annual Conference

The 2015 conference took place on 26 November. Delegates considered how to make effective use of cost and performance information to deliver value for money service.

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)


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Who's in your region

Chris Tidswell

Chris Tidswell

Chris Tidswell is the Head of CIPFA in Wales.


Iolo Llewelyn

Iolo Llewelyn is the CIPFA in Wales Branch President.

View Iolo Llewelyn's biography page


CIPFA Cymru/Wales Branch newsletter
Read our first newsletter which will update you on the branch, its priorities, new developments and how you can participate as a member.

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 as a reminder that your membership offers much more than just a badge of competence.


Pro-Finance: Finance Business Partner - Housing Association

GBP45000 - GBP50000 per annum + : Pro-Finance: For a well known Housing Association we are looking for an experienced Finance Business Partner. Your role will be to provide financial and strategic support for the business unit. As Finance Business Partner, you will be reporting directly to the Head of London

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