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Property Asset Valuation: A Handbook for Property and Finance Professionals in Local Authorities (2016 Edition)

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Available now to order – publication date September 2016.
This guidance examines in detail the many complex issues surrounding local authority property assets including classification, valuation and component accounting. It further explores these areas by providing practical examples based on real situations. Fully updated since the original 2012 edition, this new edition provides comprehensive guidance around the requirements of IFRS 13 for property asset valuations.

The Commissioning Joint Committee Guide to Contract Management in the Public Sector

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Available now to order – publication date August 2016.
This guide provides public sector organisations with practical advice on how to manage their contracts in order to support corporate objectives and obtain value for money.

Preparing and Maintaining a Funding Strategy Statement in the Local Government Pension Scheme (2016 Edition)

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Available now to order – publication date August 2016.
In this revised guidance, CIPFA has sought to reflect changes to the context in which the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) operates. Changes have been following the introduction of the Public Service Pensions Act 2013 and looking forward to the 2016 valuation.

Accounting for the Highways Network Asset: Guidance Notes

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Available now to order – publication date August 2016.
Provides accounting guidance on the new requirements in the 2016/17 Code of Practice on Local Authority Accounting in the United Kingdom (the Accounting Code), for authorities to measure their Highways Network Asset at current value from 1 April 2016.

Code of Practice on the Highways Network Asset (2016 Edition)

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Available now to order – publication date August 2016.
This Code has been updated following CIPFA/LASAAC’s decision to measure the Highways Network Asset in accordance with this Code from 1 April 2016.