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Audit planning and risk assessment

Effective planning of an audit is essential to ensure that auditors focus on the areas of greater risk and carry out their audits efficiently. This section has support tools to assist you in achieving audit objectives.

Practical guidance and learning material

Support materials on achieving audit objectives and audit materiality.

Relevant articles

Articles written by practitioners and ICAEW staff in the area of Group audits.


These webinars cover the top 10 issues affecting auditors during clarified ISA implementation.

IAASB guidance, support tools and news

Guidance and support from the IAASB in the area of audit planning.

FAQs in Audit Planning

Essentials Roadshow 2021

Developed by ICAEW Faculty experts and delivered by the leading trainers in their field, our CPD programme delivers eight half-day courses across the North West covering tax, audit and assurance, financial reporting and practice development.

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