Local authority finance director update

The ninth edition of CIPFA’s local authority finance director update for the UK, highlighting our current consultations.

There is also a Support, guidance and events section, which contains CIPFA’s latest publications.

There are two versions of the update, one that is relevant for finance directors in Scotland and Northern Ireland only, and one for finance directors in England and Wales only.

If you have any comments or suggestions on what we can cover in the future, please contact Kerry Ace at kerry.ace@cipfa.org or Alison Scott at alison.scott@cipfa.org.

Scotland and Northern Ireland

The consultations included in this edition are:

  • Simplifying and streamlining the presentation of local authority financial statements
  • Local Authority Accounting Code
  • IFAC/CIPFA Consultation Good Governance in the Public Sector and implications for local government in the UK

Download CIPFA Local Authority Finance Director Update Ninth edition – Scotland and Northern Ireland (PDF, 326 KB)

England and Wales only

The consultations included in this edition are:

  • Service Reporting Code of Practice (SeRCOP)
  • Simplifying and streamlining the presentation of local authority financial statements
  • Local Authority Accounting Code
  • IFAC/CIPFA Consultation Good Governance in the Public Sector and implications for local government in the UK
  • CIPFA and the Academies

Download CIPFA Local Authority Finance Director Update Ninth edition – England and Wales (PDF, 343 KB)