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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.

Latest Reports

Internal Controls and Governance 2017
Agencies need to do more to address risks posed by information technology (IT), NSW Auditor-General Margaret Crawford has found. 'IT control deficiencies were the most common source of internal control issues in our 2016-17 audits of NSW agencies', Ms Crawford said.
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Planning and Environment 2017
The Auditor-General, Margaret Crawford released her report today on the results of financial audits of agencies in the Planning and Environment cluster. The report focuses on key observations and findings from the most recent audits of these agencies. The audits were completed for most agencies in t ...
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Transport 2017
The Auditor-General, Margaret Crawford released her report today on the results of the financial audits of NSW Government's Transport cluster. The report focuses on key observations and findings from the most recent financial statement audits of agencies in the Transport cluster.
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Education 2017
The Auditor-General, Margaret Crawford released her report today on the results of the financial audits of agencies in the Education cluster. The report focuses on key observations and findings from the most recent audits of these agencies. The number of students enrolled in New South Wales public s ...
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Managing demand for ambulance services
A report released today by the Acting Auditor-General of New South Wales, Ian Goodwin, found that NSW Ambulance has introduced several initiatives over the past decade to better manage the number of unnecessary ambulance responses and transports to hospital emergency departments. However, there is n ...
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Auditor-General's Reports to Parliament
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