[To note the contents of the latest CIPFA Audit Committee update]
The Committee received the latest edition of regular briefings issued by the Chartered Institute for Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) for audit committee members or public bodies. The focus of the update was on the role of the head of internal audit, external audit arrangements for English local government bodies and a regular briefing on current issues.
The Chair said that he had requested that a briefing session from the Procurement team on the tendering procedures for major council projects prior to the next meeting in December 2019.
That the contents of the latest CIPFA Audit Committee Update - The Statements on the Role of the Head of Internal Audit, External Audit Arrangements for English Local Government Bodies and a Regular Briefing on Current Issues be noted.