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Definition of

NAO

Regulation & Compliance abbr

UK organization monitoring public spending National Audit Office: an independent nongovernmental body in the United Kingdom which examines public spending. The NAO audits the accounts of government agencies and departments, reporting back to Parliament with the results. An officer of the House of Commons, the Comptroller and Auditor General, runs the NAO. It has offices in London, Newcastle, Cardiff, and Blackpool.

Definitions of ’NAO’ and meaning of ’NAO’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’NAO’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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