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For accountants and finance professionals working in or with the public sector, this Community is the go-to for the key resources and guidance on the issues affecting practitioners like you. With a range of dynamic services, we provide valuable tools, resources and support tailored specifically to your sector. Membership is free and open to everyone, including non-ICAEW members.

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Tailored email newsletters featuring the latest news on key issues affecting the public sector in the UK and around the world.


Articles and thought leadership on audit & assurance, public finances, financial management and financial reporting across central and local government.


Access to our range of sector-specific webinars, podcasts and events on topical issues.

Take a look at some of our content

Becoming a director in the public sector

This webinar is part of a series of webinars that raises awareness of what acting as a NED in the Public Sector really means, the types of roles available and the process of becoming a NED.

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Is the local audit market sustainable?

This webinar brings out the key points/highlights from the February 2020 Touchstone Renard report titled Future Procurement and Market Supply Options Review, in respect of the local authority audit market.

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Fiscal Insight lays bare devastation caused by the pandemic

ICAEW publishes Fiscal Insight on coronavirus and the public finances.

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Why it’s a critical time for public sector accounting

Alison Ring discusses why she is aiming to make the public sector a mainstream option for accountants.

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