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Audit Office of
New South Wales

The Audit Office of New South Wales is the independent auditor of the New South Wales public sector.

The Audit Office reports directly to parliament on the New South Wales government’s financial statements and use of public money.

We help the New South Wales public sector improve its performance for the benefit of the community.

News

Volume Nine 2016 Report on Transport
Financial reporting within the Transport Cluster continues to improve with reported misstatements down 96 per cent since 2011-12 to just three in 2015-16, according to a report released today by the NSW Auditor-General, Margaret Crawford.
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CBD and South East Light Rail Project
Transport for NSW did not effectively plan and procure the CBD and South East Light Rail (CSELR) project to achieve best value for money according to a report released today by NSW Auditor-General, Margaret Crawford. Transport for NSW is on track to deliver the project, but it will come at a higher ...
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Volume Eight 2016 Report on Premier and Cabinet
There are opportunities for agencies in the Premier and Cabinet cluster to improve financial controls and governance of outsourced service providers. These are the key findings of a report released today by the New South Wales Auditor-General, Margaret Crawford.
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Volume Seven 2016 Report on Law and Order, Emergency Services and the Arts
Overcrowding in the NSW prison system continues to worsen along with the backlog of cases in the District Court, according to a report released today by the New South Wales Auditor-General, Margaret Crawford on the annual financial statements audits in the Justice cluster.
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Volume Six 2016 Report on Family and Community Services
The Family and Community Services report was released today by the Acting Deputy Auditor-General. Financial reporting within the cluster continues to improve but there are opportunities to improve governance and performance reporting.
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Auditor-General's Reports to Parliament
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