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Program Released: Local Government Assurance Forum

by Tess Borges | Sep 26, 2019

The program for the Local Government Assurance Forum 2019 has been released. 

Key issues to be explored include: 

  • Defining the 'I" for improvement
  • Office of Local Government Update
  • Financial sustainability drivers - What will drive future local government communities
  • Audit Risk & Improvement Committees - Progress and challenges
  • Auditing Development Applications (DAs)
  • Building your enterprise risk management system
  • The small audit shop challenge - Picking the right audits 
  • Communication skills for assurance professionals
  • Implementing fraud control processes
  • Auditing cyber security risks
  • Building better governance through the internal ombudsman
  • Views from the NSW Auditor-General

Key issues will be presented through a variety of strategic and technical sessions, along with an interactive discussion forum.

View the program/brochure
Register online

Separate workshops will be held on Friday 15 November and are also open for registrations. This year’s workshops are:

  • WS1 - Assurance Mapping - Identifying assurance gaps and covering your bases
  • WS2 - Project Governance and Assurance 

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