Office of the Auditor General

The Office of the Auditor General was established in September 2004 to replace the Audit and Consulting Services Branch. The Auditor General is independent of the City administration and reports to Council.

The Auditor General is responsible for carrying out financial (excluding attestation of the City's financial statements), compliance and performance audits of all programs, activities and functions of all City departments, agencies, boards and commissions and corporations and the offices of the Mayor and members of Council.

The Auditor General is also responsible for the Fraud and Waste Hotline, which is available for use by City employees and members of the public.