Appointment of External Auditor

In accordance with the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014, East Leicestershire and Rutland CCG Governing Body has recently appointed Grant Thornton LLP as the CCG’s external auditor with effect from 1 April 2017 following a recommendation by the CCG’s Auditor Panel.

Further Information:

The appointment is for a period of three years, with the option to extend the contract at the end of the period for a further two years.

The CCG’s Auditor Panel conducted a procurement exercise during 2016, in line with national guidance, and the award of contract was based on a process which included an evaluation of price and quality criteria.