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Welcome to the CIPFA North East region

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CIPFA North East covers an area stretching from Tees Valley up to Berwick-upon-Tweed, the northernmost town in England.

Its hundreds of members and student members are employed throughout the public and private sectors.

A reminder for anyone who may need support: CIPFA's Mental Health and Wellbeing Hub is available to you and anyone in your personal or workplace networks. The hub brings together information and support on a wide range of topics. Access is free of charge, anonymous, with no registration necessary.

Who's who in your region

Regional President

James Charlton

View the full list of members of the regional council

To contact members of the regional council, please email

What's going on in your region

Forthcoming events

  • Annual conference, 25 November (provisional date)

We are pleased to announce that details of the professional update are now available.  You can see what's included in this free event, along with joining instructions, by looking here.  

We are also looking to run further events later in the year including the third women in leadership event, graduate ceremony, student meet and greet, and a series of virtual sessions. Further details will be published once plans are confirmed.

Sixth Form Management Games, late June/early July

We are currently planning the sixth form management games and require volunteers to help run both events on Friday 24 June and Friday 1 July. Find out more.

Past events

Regional news

The latest CIPFA in the North East newsletter is now available here. Read past newsletters.

Find out about current volunteering opportunities for members and students in CIPFA in the North East.

COVID-19: An offer of help

CIPFA North East are committed to safeguarding the health and welfare of our colleagues. If you need to self-isolate we are here to help. This could involve collecting groceries, prescriptions, speaking on the phone or posting mail.

Please get in touch if you require any assistance by emailing Equally, if you are fit, well and able to volunteer we'd also love to hear from you.

Meetings and minutes

Download regional council agendas and action notes

CIPFA Students

Find out more about past and future events for CIPFA Students in the North East.

Each year CIPFA North East present the David Clark award to the student of the year.

Useful documents and downloads

Download newsletters, papers and presentations

Managing your membership

    update your contact details and access benefits
  • Membership fees
    current fees and how to pay
  • FAQs
    a list of popular questions to help guide you

Regional forum

A forum for CIPFA members and students in the regions to share ideas, documentation and discuss future plans.

The forum is restricted to CIPFA region members and uses the same login details as the CIPFA website. You will be asked to login if you are not already logged in to the website.

We have produced a guideline document on how to use the forum and some best practice hints and tips to help you get started.