Welcome to the Office of the Auditor General for Western Australia

Our mission is to improve public sector performance and accountability by reporting independently to Parliament and entities. You can view our latest reports below.

Better practice guidance

We develop better practice guidance to help the Western Australian public sector perform efficiently and effectively. Our latest guidance includes:
• COVID-19 financial and governance matters
• Security considerations for remote working arrangements
• Contract management - extensions and variations.

View Better practice guidance

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Auditor General found decisions by Racing & Gaming Minister not to disclose information to Parliament was not reasonable. The provision of information to Parliament is fundamental to good governance, openness & accountability principles. Read more https://audit.wa.gov.au/reports-and-publications/reports/opinions-on-ministerial-notifications-tax-and-funding-information-relating-to-racing-and-wagering-western-australia/

The Auditor General today tabled 2 reports that assess decisions by Ministers not to disclose information to Parliament. The provision of information to Parliament is fundamental to the principles of good governance, openness & accountability. Read more http://audit.wa.gov.au

Do you want to help promote improvements to public services and programs? We are interested in people with diverse experience and transferable skills to join our performance audit teams. Applications close 8 March. Find out more: https://search.jobs.wa.gov.au/page.php?pageID=160&windowUID=0&AdvertID=269455

Say hello to our 2021 graduates and in a first for the office, our 2021 cadets! The group is already half way through their 2 week induction and will then join their audit teams. We’re thrilled to welcome them all to the OAG.


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