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Fractional increase in Netherlands’ contribution to the EU
The information on the Court of Audit’s EU webpages has been updated. It can now be seen that on balance the Netherlands paid ...
Hidden costs of the National Energy Retrofit Fund
The National Energy Retrofit Fund (ERF) is a scheme to make homes sustainable. By the end of 2021, the fund (initially called the ...
Corona Account: total expenditure of €87.6 billion in 2020-2023
Less money was spent to combat the COVID-19 crisis in 2022 than budgeted. Expenditure will fall further in 2023. The Budget ...
No large-scale logging, but also no national insight into results of forest management
Uncertain whether forest management will achieve intended results The image that has emerged in recent years that ...
Arno Visser resigns as President of the Netherlands Court of Audit
Arno Visser has tendered his resignation as President of the Netherlands Court of Audit to His Majesty the King. Mr Visser has ...
Netherlands Court of Audit to close office one day a week to save energy
As from 4 November, the Court of Audit will close its office in The Hague during the coming winter months as one of its ...
EU grants make a difference, but do not necessarily meet the greatest challenges
More than €7 billion spent in 7 years: recipients satisfied The Netherlands spent more than €7.4 billion in EU grants in ...
Comments on the ministers' draft budgets
Each year the Netherlands Court of Audit prepares letters with comments that parliament can use in its debate of the ministers’ ...
Netherlands Court of Audit: strategic stocks not always kept
The COVID-19 pandemic and the war in Ukraine have demonstrated how scarce raw materials and essential products can become. The ...
Netherlands Court of Audit publishes online course on Data Analytics in Audits
With more and more government information being produced digitally, auditors can sometimes feel overwhelmed by the flood of raw ...