PTN The Mysteries of Asset Valuation Explained - York

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Event summary

The process of undertaking capital asset valuations for land and buildings in the local authority balance sheet is not easy. Interpreting the various regulations and standards to ensure compliance can be a tricky and time consuming task, with numerous pitfalls for the unwary.


03 September 2019
Starts: 10:00
Ends: 16:00


Novotel York Hotel
YO10 4FD
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Standard price

£375.00 excl VAT

Network Member Price

£325.00 excl VAT

*online booking for this event has closed. Bookings can now be made by phoning 020 7543 5892.

About this event

Any misinterpretation when conducting capital asset valuations can become embedded into locally accepted practice making for an uncomfortable audit process. 

The event is aimed at valuers and finance professionals that are new to this area and want to gain an entry level non-technical introduction to the topic that will provide an understanding of the key requirements of the CIPFA Code of Practice on Local Authority Accounting and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Valuation – Global Standards 2017 and the International Valuation Standards relating to local authority asset valuations.


  • Asset management
  • / Professional development
  • / Property

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Speaker - Chris Brain, Property Training & Standards Manager, CIPFA Property

Chris Brain

Chris Brain is an FRICS qualified surveyor and the Property Training & Standards Manager within the CIPFA group. Chris delivers the CIPFA’s Strategic Assets Network, Property Training Network and Highway Asset Management Network, as well as advising on asset management and asset valuation issues throughout the UK and undertaking a range of related consultancy.