Responding to COVID-19: insight, support and guidance

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.

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

IMPORTANT NOTICE: The tenth CIPFA North East annual conference and Autumn Forum have both been cancelled and will be re-scheduled for 2021. Look out for further updates both here on the website and on social media.

We have a few events planned for later this year, hopefully in person.  A professional update day is planned w/c 20th September and the Regional Forum is being hosted by CIPFA NE this year on 11th November.  The annual conference takes place the following day.  Keep an eye out for social media updates as well as updates posted here.

To read about CIPFA in the North East past events see our what's been going on page.

Regional news

The fourth CIPFA in the North East newsletter is now available to read by clicking here. All newsletters can be found in the useful documents and downloads section below.

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 love to hear from you. We can be contacted on the above email address.

Meetings and minutes

Regional council agendas and action notes can be seen in our meetings and minutes

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

Look at and download a selection of useful documents from past newsletters to papers and presentations from past CIPFA events. Click here to see the list.

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.