Report by the Comptroller & Auditor General on the Department for Communities Annual Report and Accounts 2018/19

09 August 2019

The Comptroller and Auditor General, Mr Kieran Donnelly, has reported on the 2018-19 accounts of the Department for Communities. His audit opinion has been qualified – this was due to material levels of fraud and error in benefit expenditure, excluding State Pension.

Department for Communities Annual Report and Accounts 2018-19

C&AG’s Report

Media Release (on Financial Auditing and Reporting 2018-19)