Income generation for Peak District National Park
We carried out an income generation audit at the Peak District National Park Authority, reviewing how they pursue new commercial opportunities to generate sustainable income.
Supporting schools with data protection during Covid-19
Our data protection officer team had to adapt the service quickly during Covid-19. Rapid response was essential and the team worked flexibly to support schools during lockdown.
North Yorkshire Information Sharing Protocol: Challenges during the Covid-19 pandemic
Veritau chairs and administrates the North Yorkshire Information Sharing Protocol, which sets standards for partner agencies to follow when sharing information, including police, fire, health and housing organisations.
Audit review for council’s health and school nursing service to assist CQC inspection
Ahead of their next Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspection, the council’s health visitors and school nursing service asked our auditors to undertake a piece of ‘critical friend’ work.
Using data analytics to find fraud and error in Covid grants system
A large council client asked us to complete a piece of work to find fraud and error in the micro-grants scheme. This scheme made one-off payments available to certain businesses.
Running risk workshops to inform strategy and understand risk appetite
We facilitated a number of risk workshops for a district council, using tools endorsed by the Institute of Risk Management. This included the ‘risk bowtie’ framework.
Whistleblowing investigation into conflict of interest and alleged timesheet fraud
A whistleblowing allegation was made at a local council, alleging that a member of staff was working on a self-employed basis during office hours and fabricating their timesheets.