The Government Finance Function exists to enable the delivery of high-quality public services and to ensure that public money is spent efficiently and effectively. We are responsible for supporting the management of over £800 billion of public expenditure each year, as well as over £2,000 billion in assets and £4,500 billion of liabilities.
"Congratulations to the nominees and winners at the Public Finance Awards. Fantastic to see national recognition for the work of finance. I'm especially delighted with the breadth and range of awards for which colleagues across government were nominated" https://t.co/GmpqprGmCh https://t.co/D1lH4vycB5
Government Finance Function
Guidance: Finance Global Design Principles
Finance Global Design Principles have been developed for 12 areas of the finance taxonomy, to promote convergence and best practice across government.
13 October 2021 - Guidance
Standard: Functional standard for Finance
The purpose of this government standard is to set expectations for the effective management and use of public funds.
08 September 2021 - Standard
Guidance: Orange Book
This guidance establishes the concept of risk management.
23 August 2021 - Guidance