Special Report 91 - Management of Severance Payments in Public Sector Bodies

Published on 05 April 2016

The Comptroller and Auditor General has carried out an examination of the management of severance payments in public sector bodies. The report examines the operation of a number of public sector schemes which include provision for a severance payment at the end of a period of employment. It also examines a number of high-value discretionary severance payments made outside of formal severance schemes.