Tackling our next big governance challenge

By Ed Hammond | 11 January 2022

As the changes that need to be made to local services become more profound, we must involve a wider range of councillors in how to use information about risk. Ed Hammond explains

The National Audit Office (NAO) has raised some significant concerns about how councils manage their internal checks and balances around their financial sustainability. This should ring alarm bells.

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