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Capital Strategy Guidance: A Whole Organisation Approach


Capital Strategy Guidance: A Whole Organisation Approach outlines best practice in prudent, sustainable and resilient local government investment, drawing on examples from across the sector.

Successful Collaborations in the Public Services: the role of internal audit


Successful Collaborations in the Public Services: The Role of Internal Audit provides practical advice on how the internal auditor can maximise their role from the ‘concept stage’ right through to ‘business as normal’ in delivering effective collaborative and shared service arrangements.

Public Library Statistics 2020/21 Estimates and 2019/20 Actuals Excel


This publication includes a detailed analysis of public libraries: revenue, expenditure and income; staffing levels; service points open to the public (including the number of people with access to online information); book stock and audio visual and electronic stock; annual issues; and inter-library loans, requests, enquiries and visits.
These statistics cover the library service in Great Britain.
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Service Reporting Code of Practice for Local Authorities 2021/22


SeRCOP is prepared in accordance with the financial reporting framework established by the Code of Practice on Local Authority Accounting in the United Kingdom (the Code). It applies to all local authority services throughout the UK from 1 April 2021 for the preparation of 2021/22 budgets and performance indicators.

LGPS Fund Accounts 2020/21: Example Accounts And Disclosure Checklist


This guide to preparing Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) Fund Accounts is an absolute must for finance practitioners in LGPS-administering authorities and external audit agencies.