Why to join BIEP

Joining the BIEP allows you to easily collect and share information, find out other approaches to the audited area and see new perspectives to the research problem. BIEP helps to identify audit criteria and best practice and to define audit recommendations in accordance to the best practice. It is worth to mention that BIEP is a useful tool for displaying better feedback not only to public budget administrators, but to the citizens as well. Last but not least, it helps when performing external oversights to contribute to public integrity and accountability.

How to join BIEP

In order to join BIEP and see non-public part of the BIEP Portal, please register and wait for the approval of our admin. You will receive an email confirmation and your password from portal@biep.nku.cz. In case you do not receive such an email within 24 hours, please check your SPAM folder or contact us. To view the private part of the BIEP Portal, please sign in and use your password. After you have accepted the terms of use, you will be able to change your password. Now you have successfully gained the access to the BIEP files and discussion forum.

The privacy statement where you can find out more about personal data you have provided us is here.

Rules of engagement

Data and Information within BIEP are shared on the BIEP portal. All users must respect the confidentality of information aquired while performing activites within BIEP. Users should not use or disclose any such information without proper and specific authority form the SAI that shares its data and information within BIEP portal. The Czech Supreme Audit Office is the provider of BIEP portal, however it is not responsible for the content stored by other SAIs in this portal. SAIs who join BIEP have to follow fundamental principles of the project.

BIEP principles

BIEP principles are simple, clear and straightforward and there are only a few of them. SAIs can join a topic anytime without any restrictions or conditions. SAI can also suggest a whole new topic for benchmarking or express interest in any area. It is up to particular SAI if it uses already existing and used metodologies or suggest or creates a new one. The BIEP results, documents and other outputs are shared in one place, the BIEP portal. SAIs can use the results for its own national reports upon approval of all cooperation SAIs in the given topic.