financial resilience briefing for local government


This CIPFA Finance Advisory Network briefing considers the challenges and opportunities currently faced by the public sector and how they can ensure their future financial resilience.

Key elements include:

  • The current context in respect of the economic climate and funding settlements.
  • Balance sheet management, looking at KPIs.
  • Financial stewardship and governance
  • Income generation opportunities.

As long term financial sustainability becomes an increasingly steep challenge it is vital that authorities are proactive in their approaches.