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South West Audit Partnership

SWAP Services

SWAP provides comprehensive internal audit services tailored to meet the needs of our individual partners and clients. As requirements for assurance grow, so too has our service offering and we maintain and develop a broad suite of internal audit services.

Operational and Service Audits:

  • Internal Control Review
  • Budget and Cashflow Review
  • Contract and Procurement Review
  • Tender and Procurement Review
  • Compliance Review
  • Risk Management Review
  • Skills Set Review and Gap Analysis
  • Facilities Management Review
  • Value for Money Review
  • Benefits Realisation
  • Project Management Reviews 

Computer Auditing:

  • IT Database Review
  • Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
  • Data Security, Network and Management
  • ISO 27001 Health Check
  • System Implementation Reviews 
  • Click here for more information on Cyber Security 

Fraud Investigation Services:

  • Counter Fraud Reviews
  • Fraud Investigation 
  • Click here for more information on Fraud Awareness training

Consultancy Advice:

  • Specialist Consultation (IT, Fraud, Procurement)
  • Benchmarking Reviews and Knowledge Sharing
  • Grant Certification and First Controller Services
  • School Voluntary Fund Services
  • One-off Audits or Organisational Health Checks
  • Due Diligence Reviews
  • Options Appraisals
  • Assurance Mapping
  • Survey Services

Support for Your Audit Team:

  • Plan Completion Support
  • Staff Training
  • Skills Supplementation
  • External Quality Assessment Reviews

Training:

In addition to the above we also offer training sessions for Members, Governors and Staff to meet your requirements; for example, Fraud Awareness.

Healthy Organisation

We provide an award winning organisational health check based on 8 essential corporate functions which underpin day to day operational activities. The approach is based on the IIA’s three lines of defence model and provides an overarching view of an organisations governance arrangements. The 8 topics covered are:

• Corporate Governance
• Financial Management
• Risk Management
• Programme and Project Management
• Commissioning and Procurement
• Performance Management
• Information Management
• People and Asset Management

 Please click here for more information. 

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Latest news articles
Shortlisted Again!
SHORTLISTED AGAIN!
SWAP are delighted to have been shortlisted as finalists of the ICS[..]
FREE - Member Training Events - Getting the Governance Right
FREE - MEMBER TRAINING EVENTS - GETTING THE GOVERNANCE RIGHT
Building on the success of similar events held in the previous three yea[..]
Shortlisted! - Audit and Risk Awards 2017
SHORTLISTED! - AUDIT AND RISK AWARDS 2017
SWAP are delighted to have been shortlisted as finalists of the Audit an[..]
SWAP Prize Draw Winners!
SWAP PRIZE DRAW WINNERS!
Congratulations to Chris Brewer from North Warwickshire Borough Council [..]
CIPFA 2017
CIPFA 2017
We have now returned from the CIPFA 2017 conference after a successful c[..]
Police Audit Group Conference 2017
POLICE AUDIT GROUP CONFERENCE 2017
Another great Police Audit Group Conference with some great presentation[..]
SWAP Annual Report 2016/17
SWAP ANNUAL REPORT 2016/17
The SWAP Annual Report 2016/17 is now available ([..]
CIPFA Innovation Awards 2017 – WINNER!
CIPFA INNOVATION AWARDS 2017 – WINNER!
SWAP are delighted to have won an Award for our work on Healthy Organisa[..]
MJ Achievement Awards 2017
MJ ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS 2017
We are very proud to have been shortlisted as finalists for the MJ Achie[..]
SWAP Grows By 4 New Partners
SWAP GROWS BY 4 NEW PARTNERS
SWAP are delighted to announce the admission of four new partners to the[..]
Public Finance Innovation Awards 2017
PUBLIC FINANCE INNOVATION AWARDS 2017
In our first year of entering, SWAP are delighted to be shortlisted for [..]
Welcome to our new Assistant Director!
WELCOME TO OUR NEW ASSISTANT DIRECTOR!
We are delighted to announce the appointment of Ian Withers to oversee t[..]
SWAP Grows by 6 New Partners
SWAP GROWS BY 6 NEW PARTNERS
SWAP are delighted to announce the admission of six new partners to the [..]
FREE - Member Training Events - Reliable Assurance in Uncertain Times
FREE - MEMBER TRAINING EVENTS - RELIABLE ASSURANCE IN UNCERTAIN TIMES
SWAP and the Devon Audit Partnership are pleased to announce that, build[..]
CIPFA and LGA Conferences
CIPFA AND LGA CONFERENCES
We have now returned from the CIPFA and LGA Conferences after a very suc[..]
Conference Prize Draw Results!
CONFERENCE PRIZE DRAW RESULTS!
Conference Prize Draw Results![..]
SWAP Annual Report 2015/16
SWAP ANNUAL REPORT 2015/16
The SWAP Annual Report 2015/16 is now available ([..]
Police Audit Group Conference
POLICE AUDIT GROUP CONFERENCE
We are looking forward to seeing some familiar faces at the Police Audit[..]
CIPFA Conference
CIPFA CONFERENCE
We were very pleased to see so many of you at the CIPFA conference last [..]
LGA Conference
LGA CONFERENCE
We were very pleased to see so many of you at the LGA conference last ye[..]
SWAP Conforms to the Professional Standards
SWAP CONFORMS TO THE PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS
In 2016 SWAP undertook a Quality Assessment Review (QAR) to measure its [..]
Wave of New Recruits
WAVE OF NEW RECRUITS
SWAP has taken on eleven trainees to strengthen its team in the las[..]
A Tenth District Council joins SWAP
A TENTH DISTRICT COUNCIL JOINS SWAP
North Dorset District Council joins SWAP North Dorset Dis[..]