Tenders are invited from accountancy firms who have the necessary skills,
expertise and resources for the provision of financial audit services in respect of
the audit of the 2014 financial statements of certain public sector bodies. A total
number of 29 audits are for tender. These are divided into 5 clusters. The
contract is solely for the 2014 audits. The audits are to be carried out in
accordance with relevant legal and regulatory requirements and international
auditing standards (UK and Ireland). These audits should be sufficient to
produce an audit report for certification by the Comptroller and Auditor General.
The audits will be carried out in a number of locations in the Republic of Ireland.
These locations are specified in Appendix A of the invitation to tender.