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Report on relocation of government jobs
The report concerns the first round of the relocation of government jobs and its preparation that started in June 2015. The purpose of the study is to assess whether the departments have implemented the relocation of government jobs in an appropriate manner. Rigsrevisionen initiated the study in October 2017 at the request of the Danish Public Accounts Committee.
Memorandum on the audit and approval of the 2016 EU accounts
In this memorandum, Rigsrevisionen informs the Danish Public Accounts Committee of the main conclusions presented in the European Court of Auditors’ (the ECA) annual report for 2016 and about the Parliament's approval of the accounts (discharge) on 18 April 2018.
Report on the construction of a veterinary laboratory on the gounds of the DTU
This report concerns how the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) used funds for the building of a laboratory granted under Legal Document no. 77 25/4 2013. Funds were granted for the construction of a new veterinary laboratory and stable facilities at the campus of DTU in Lyngby.
Report on Sundhedsplatformen
The report concerns the Capital Region of Denmark's rollout of Sundhedsplatformen (e-health platform). Against the backdrop of the problems observed concerning maintaining and recording the level of activity at the individual hospitals in the Capital Region of Denmark, we have examined how the region prepared for the initial rollout of Sundhedsplatformen at the Herlev and Gentofte Hospital.
Report on how the government has exercised its ownership in co-owned enterprises
The purpose of the study is to assess whether the ministries have exercised active ownership in co-owned enterprises. It is Rigsrevisionen's assessment that the Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Transport, Building and Housing have undertaken an active ownership role in the examined co-owned enterprises.
Report on the performance of the Danish police following a strengthening of terrorism prevention and implementation of temporary border control
The report concerns how policing has been affected since 2015, when police priorities shifted following an increased terrorism threat level and increased border control. The purpose of the study is to assess whether the police have ensured that the consequences for the citizens ...
Report on salary and severance packages for the management board and other managers at DR (Danish broadcasting corporation)
The purpose of the study is to assess whether the Ministry of Culture has ensured that the executive board of DR have set up a remuneration framework for the management board and whether the management board has managed remuneration for other managers at DR in a satisfactory manner.
Report on archaeological investigations
The report concerns archaeological investigations conducted in connection with construction works. The cost of such investigations are borne by the developers. Investigations are carried out by the archaeological museums, and the Ministry of Culture (the Agency for Culture and Palaces) determines the level of cost based on a recommendation made by the relevant archaeological museum.
Report on the authorities' use of foreign language interpreters
This report concerns the use of foreign language interpreters in the judiciary, asylum and healthcare systems. The purpose of the study is to assess whether the effort made by the Ministry of Justice, the Ministry of Immigration and Integration, the Ministry of Health and the regions has been sufficient to ensure that interpreter services are used in a satisfactory manner.
Rigsrevisionen audits public spending on behalf of the Danish parliament and seeks to strengthen the accountability of public administration to the benefit of the citizens. We audit the government accounts and financial statements of publicly funded enterprises, and verify the legality and effective use of public funds. We conduct our audits in compliance with the Danish standards for public-sector auditing.
Summaries of the reports that will be discussed at the Public Accounts Committee meeting on 22 August 2018 will be posted here soon.