Role of the Accounting and Auditing Standards Panel

The Accounting and Auditing Standards Panel (AASP) develops most of CIPFA’s responses to consultations on UK standards for financial reporting and audit, working in partnership with other CIPFA panels and working groups where appropriate.

Key initiatives which the panel supports include:

AASP also pursues other projects as part of CIPFA's thought leadership and promotion of good practice, which in 2013 included developing an updated and revised edition of the publication Accounting and Auditing Standards: A Public Services Perspective.

AASP annual reports

Information on AASP activities and priorities in previous years can be found in AASP's Annual Reports