Performance audit insights: key findings 2014-2018

A report released today by the Auditor-General for New South Wales, Margaret Crawford, presents key findings from four years of performance audits.

The report findings are presented around six areas of government activity including planning for the future, meeting community expectations for key services, investment in infrastructure, managing natural resources, ensuring good governance and digital disruption.

The report aims to provide insights for the public sector on important elements of effective government performance. Ms Crawford said, ‘By highlighting commonly encountered issues, this report aims to help agencies to learn from others and respond to future challenges’. The report will also be used to inform ongoing audit priorities.

Further information

Barry Underwood, Director, Office of the Auditor-General, on 9275 7220 or 0403 073 664 and email