Committee details

Audit Committee

Purpose of committee

Audit Committee provides those charged with governance with independent assurance on the adequacy of the risk management framework, the internal control environment and the integrity of the financial reporting and annual governance arrangements.


By overseeing internal and external audit it makes an important contribution to ensuring that effective assurance arrangements are in place. It shall also provide independent assurance on the effectiveness of the control environment, including arrangements for value for money and countering fraud.


Contact information

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