Audit Scotland

Audit Scotland

About public audit in Scotland

The AGS covers the Scottish Government and its bodies, the NHS, fire, police and colleges.

The Commission holds local government to account and appoints a Controller of Audit.

Audit Scotland delivers services to the Auditor General and the Accounts Commission.

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Decarbonising heat in homes

The Scottish Government will not be able to phase out fossil-fuel home heating systems by 2045 unless it significantly increases the scale and pace of activity.