Joint Independent Audit Committee

The Joint Independent Audit Committee provides independent assurance on the adequacy of the corporate governance and risk management arrangements in place and the associated control environment, advising according to good governance principles and proper practices.

The Committee supports the Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner, Chief Constable and statutory officers in ensuring that effective governance are in place and functioning efficiently and effectively, and making any recommendations for improvement.

The Terms of Reference and Annual Report of the Joint Independent Audit Committee are reviewed annually at the July meeting. Click here to download the latest annual report and terms of reference

The Members of the Committee are:

Ms A Battom (Chairman)
Mr J Holman
Ms E Watson
Ms Alicia Bruce
currently 1 JIAC member vacancy

Meetings & Agendas

The next scheduled meetings of the Joint Independent Audit Committee will take place on the following dates:

  • 6th December 2023 at Darby House
  • 13th March 2024 at Darby House
  • 17th July 2024 at Darby House

There are also workshops in November and December 2023 scheduled to discuss the Police and Fire Accounts.