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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.

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Committee news

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Senior Civil Servants questioned on whistleblowing
Public Accounts Committee takes evidence on making a whistleblowing policy work
7 December 2015
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Stability of defence budget still at risk despite improvements
Public Accounts Committee publishes report on strategic financial management in the Ministry of Defence and military flying training
4 December 2015
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Care act reforms highlight increasing cost pressures on councils
Public Accounts Committee publishes report on Care Act first-phase reforms and local government new burdens
2 December 2015
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Chair's statement on early review of Common Agricultural Policy Delivery Programme
Meg Hillier, Public Accounts Committee Chair, issues statement on early review of Common Agricultural Policy Delivery Programme
1 December 2015
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Health industry representatives questioned on Cancer Drugs Fund
Public Accounts Committee explores whether Cancer Drugs Fund is best way to care for patients
27 November 2015
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Chair's statement on stocktake of access to General Practice in England
Meg Hillier, Public Accounts Committee Chair, issues statement on stocktake of access to General Practice in England
27 November 2015
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Committee's winter programme of work
Public Accounts Committee announces its inquiry subjects for January to March 2016
26 November 2015
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Impact of funding reductions on fire and rescue services explored
Public Accounts Committee takes evidence from fire services and Department for Communities and Local Government
25 November 2015
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Automatic enrolment to workplace pensions explored
Public Accounts Committee takes evidence on Monday 23 November at 4pm
23 November 2015
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Rail users will pay price for failure in investment planning
Public Accounts Comittee publishes its report on Network Rail's 2014-2019 investment programme
20 November 2015
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Department for Transport questioned on sale of Eurostar
Public Accounts Committee takes evidence on Wednesday 18 November 2015
17 November 2015
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Health representatives questioned on management of adult diabetes services
Public Accounts Committee takes evidence on Monday 16 November at 4pm
16 November 2015
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Kids Company: Committee calls for overhaul of grant-funding system
Government scrutiny of charity's work insufficient according to Public Accounts Committee report
13 November 2015
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City deals highlight need for clear accountability in devolution
Public Accounts Committee publishes report on devolving responsibilities to cities in England
11 November 2015
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Chair's statement on the sale of Eurostar
Meg Hillier, Public Accounts Committee Chair, issues statement on sale of Eurostar
6 November 2015
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Chair's statement on financial sustainability of fire and rescue services
Meg Hillier, Public Accounts Committee Chair, issues statement on financial sustainability of fire and rescue services
5 November 2015
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Water industry representatives questioned on regulation of the sector
Public Accounts Committee takes evidence on Wednesday 4 November 2015
4 November 2015
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HMRC still failing UK taxpayers
Public Accounts Committee publishes report on HM Revenue & Customs performance in 2014-15
4 November 2015
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Poor support is failing UK's vulnerable care leavers
Public Accounts Committee publishes report on care leavers' transition to adulthood
30 October 2015
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Chair's statement on Government's funding of Kids Company
Meg Hillier, Public Accounts Committee Chair, issues statement on the Government's funding of Kids Company
29 October 2015
Total results 498 (page 23 of 25)