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Internal audit useful links

Practical guidance and other information from external websites

 

Guidance and reports

Harnessing the power of internal audit

Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors February 2019

This IIA guidance is designed to help the audit committee and other stakeholders to harness the power of internal audit for the good of their organisations.

Internal audit 3.0 - the future is now

Deloitte April, 2018

In this report, Deloitte outlines its blueprint for "Internal Audit 3.0" - the next generation of internal audit. The report draws upon the experiences of audit committee chairs, executives and business leaders, to try and clarify the expectations of those involved in audit, along with the necessary skills and enablers to deliver those expectations.

Brexit in the Boardroom - the role of Internal Audit

KPMG 22 June 2016

A six page briefing on the questions for management following the decision to leave the European Union, focusing on the role of internal audit to support management and provide reassurance to the audit committee.

Culture and the role of internal audit

Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors July 2014

Report looks at shows how internal audit can be harnessed more effectively to support boards in the development of organisational cultures that improve the management of risk and the functioning of organisations more generally. Examples of organisations which have begun to audit culture are given

Audit Committee Institute handbook

KPMG May 2013

The ACI Handbook contains a chapter on internal audit and several internal audit related appendices, including: internal audit sourcing options; specimen internal audit plan; illustrative internal audit report; evaluation of the internal audit function.

Housing Internal Audit Forum

Housing Internal Audit Forum

UK organisation promoting best practice in internal auditing within housing associations and for registered social landlords. A good practice guide and other publications are available to members.

Organisations

 

CIPFA Internal Audit Special Interest Group

Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy

A technical panel within the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy. It publishes practical guidance for internal auditors.

Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA)

Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors

Professional body representing, promoting and developing the practice of internal auditing in the UK and Ireland. The website includes a large number of resources for members, such as practice guides and access to international standards.

Housing Internal Audit Forum

Housing Internal Audit Forum

UK organisation promoting best practice in internal auditing within housing associations and for registered social landlords. A good practice guide and other publications are available to members.

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