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OFFICE OF THE AUDITOR GENERAL PROGRAM - VOTE 2501

The Auditor General conducts independent value-for-money and financial statement audits under the authority of the Auditor General Act and various other statutes and authorities. As well, under the authority of the Government Advertising Act, 2004, the Auditor General is required to review government advertising and certain printed matter proposed by government offices to determine if the advertising or printed matter meet the standards required by that Act.

VOTE SUMMARY
($)
ITEM # ITEM

Estimates
2008-09

Estimates
2007-08

Difference
Between
2008-09
and
2007-08

Actual
2006-07

  OPERATING EXPENSE        
1 Office of the Auditor General 15,885,300 14,920,600 964,700 11,862,246
  TOTAL OPERATING EXPENSE TO BE VOTED 15,885,300 14,920,600 964,700 11,862,246
Statutory The Auditor General Act 359,400 387,000 (27,600) 400,020
  Total Statutory Appropriations 359,400 387,000 (27,600) 400,020
  Total Operating Expense 16,244,700 15,307,600 937,100 12,262,266



Standard Account by Item and Sub-items
($)
VOTE -ITEM
#
STANDARD ACCOUNT BY ITEM AND SUB-ITEMS      
  OPERATING EXPENSE      
2501-1 Office of the Auditor General      
  Salaries and wages     9,588,200
  Employee benefits     2,272,300
  Transportation and communication     418,800
  Services     3,081,800
  Supplies and equipment     474,200
  Transfer payments      
     CCAF-FCVI Inc     50,000
  Total Operating Expense to be Voted     15,885,300
  Statutory Appropriations      
Statutory    The Auditor General Act     359,400
  Total Operating Expense for Office of the Auditor General Program     16,244,700