§ Mr. John Garrett
To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will list in theOfficial Report those district health authorities which are audited by private accountancy practices and the name of each audit practice concerned.
§ Mr. Dorrell
From 1 October 1990, responsibility for the external audit of health authorities moved from the Department of Health to the Audit Commission. The commission has appointed auditors for each authority, who may be their own staff or private firms, and will be happy to supply details if required.