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Public Accounts Committee

Commons Select Committee

The Public Accounts Committee examines the value for money of Government projects, programmes and service delivery. Drawing on the work of the National Audit Office the Committee holds government officials to account for the economy, efficiency and effectiveness of public spending.

Taxation | Education | Health and Social Care

For information about the work of committees before 2020 please go to inquiries before 2020 and publications before 2020. For information on former committees before 2020, please visit former committees.

18 current inquiries

Inquiries allow committees to consider oral and written evidence on a particular topic. They usually result in the publication of a report.

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Emergency Services Network: Spring 2020 update
Opened 10 February 2020
High Speed 2: Spring 2020 update
Report:
Published
On 17 May 2020
Opened 10 February 2020
Support for children with special educational needs and disabilities
Report:
Published
On 6 May 2020
Opened 10 February 2020
Defence Nuclear Infrastructure
Report:
Published
On 13 May 2020
Opened 10 February 2020
University technical colleges
Report:
Published
On 10 June 2020
Opened 10 February 2020
EU Exit: Get ready for Brexit Campaign
Report:
Published
On 3 June 2020
Opened 5 March 2020
Gambling regulation: problem gambling and protecting vulnerable people
Report:
Published
On 28 June 2020
Opened 17 April 2020
Local authority commercial investment
Opened 17 April 2020
NHS capital expenditure and financial management
Opened 5 May 2020
Defence Capability and the Equipment Plan 2019-29
Opened 19 May 2020
Water supply and demand management
Opened 20 May 2020
Management of tax reliefs
Opened 27 May 2020
Whole of Government Response to COVID-19
Opened 4 June 2020
Readying the NHS and social care for the COVID-19 peak
Opened 4 June 2020
Improving the prison estate
Opened 4 June 2020
Progress in remediating dangerous cladding
Oral evidence:
Scheduled
For 6 July 2020
Opened 15 June 2020
Immigration Enforcement
Written evidence:
Accepting
Deadline 9 July 2020
Oral evidence:
Scheduled
For 13 July 2020
Opened 15 June 2020
NHS nursing workforce
Written evidence:
Accepting
Deadline 16 July 2020
Oral evidence:
Scheduled
For 20 July 2020
Opened 15 June 2020

Latest publications

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Seventh Report: Gambling regulation: problem gambling and protecting vulnerable people
Inquiry Gambling regulation: problem gambling and protecting vulnerable people
Committees Public Accounts Committee
HC 134
Report
Correspondence from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government on New Burdens Funding for Covid-19, dated 22 June 2020
Inquiry Whole of Government Response to COVID-19
Committees Public Accounts Committee
HC 404
Correspondence
Corresp - MOD - Letter from Stephen Lovegrove to Meg Hillier MP, follow up on defence capabilities session on watchkeeper and project shepherd - 200611
HC 247
Correspondence

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  • Email: pubaccom@parliament.uk
  • Phone: 020 7219 3273 (General enquiries). For all media inquiries please contact Jessica Bridges Palmer bridgespalmerj@parliament.uk / 07917488489
  • Address: Public Accounts Committee, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA