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Audit committees (academies): remits and responsibilities

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Last updated on 19 December 2016
School types: Academy · School phases: All
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What are audit committees responsible for? We look at the requirements relating to audit committees in the Academies Financial Handbook and relay guidance on their membership and remit. We also link to examples of audit committee terms of reference and minutes.

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  1. 1 Must an academy trust establish a separate audit committee?
  2. 2 Membership of the audit committee
  3. 3 Terms of reference for audit committees: examples
  4. 4 Examples of audit committee agendas and minutes

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