News and activity

Summaries of the Local Authority (Scotland) Accounts Advisory Committee (LASAAC) news and activities are provided below.

To review and download formal LASAAC Guidance and other advice please see LASAAC guidance and publications.

Guidance on Accounting for the Integration of Health and Social Care

LASAAC has provided guidance on accounting for the integration of health and social care. The guidance relates to local authorities and Integration Joint Boards.

Code of Practice consultations issued by CIPFA-LASAAC

LASAAC is pleased to announce that, as part of its annual programme of work, the CIPFA-LASAAC joint board has recently issued an important consultation

2017/18 Code of Practice on Local Authority Accounting in the United Kingdom: Invitation to Comment.

The consultations closes on 7 October 2016. Stakeholders in Scottish local government financial reporting are encouraged to respond as both consultations will significantly affect the future local authority annual accounts.