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ESF Audit Authority

Overview

2007 -2013

The ESF Financial Control Unit (FCU) was designated as the Audit Authority for the Human Capital Investment Operational Programme 2007-2013. ESF FCU has responsibility for functions in accordance with Article 62 of Council Regulation (EC) 1083/2006 including responsibility for audits of operations selected based on a sample of operations in receipt of ESF funding.

2014-2020

The Internal and EU Audit Unit in the Department of Education and Skills is the Audit Authority for the Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning 2014-2020. The ESF Audit Authorty has responsibility for functions in accordance with Article 127 of Council Regulation (EC) 1303/2013 including responsibility for audits of operations selected based on a sample of operations in receipt of ESF funding.

Overview of Audit Process

  • Purpose of Audit
  • Notification of Audit and Initial Information Required
  • Preparation for Audit
  • On site visit
  • Conclusion of Audit

 

For more information please contact:

Internal and EU Audit Unit

Floor 1, Block 2,

Marlborough Street,

Dublin 1,

D01 RC96.

Email: esfaa@education.gov.ie

Phone: 01 8896400