By Gary Sadler
17th Feb 2017
CPC are delighted to announce the launch of the new Audit Services Framework. This is replacing the hugely successful expired framework which over 150 CPC members utilised.
These are challenging times for the FE sector amidst budget cuts and area reviews, meaning that it’s even more important that Colleges select the right audit partners to safeguard their institution and provide assurance for stakeholders and Governors.
The new framework delivers seventeen highly experienced education audit firms providing CPC members with even more choice than has been available under previous frameworks.
There is a substantive mix of market leading nationally recognised audit services providers as well as a number of regional providers to meet the wide ranging needs of CPC members.
The new framework is split into two lots as per the table below:
|Suppliers||Lot 1 Internal Audit||Lot 2 External Audit||East Anglia||East Midlands||London||North East||North West||Scotland||South East||South West||Wales||West Midlands||Yorkshire||Northern Ireland||Other|
|Clive Owen & CO|
|East Coast Audit Consortium|
|Lincolnshire County Council|
|Wylie & Bisset|
The launch of the new framework means that CPC members can continue to contract through an EU-compliant route underpinned by the support and guidance of the CPC team.
Full details of the new framework are available on the website but should you have any queries please contact the CPC Helpdesk Team at firstname.lastname@example.org or call or 0800 066 2188. Alternatively, you can contact Contract Manager Gary Sadler at email@example.com or 0161 974 0940.