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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. As required by the Fiscal Transparency and Accountability Act, 2004, in an election year the Auditor General is also required to review and report on the reasonableness of a Pre-Election Report prepared by the Ministry of Finance.

Vote Summary
($)
ITEM # ITEM

Estimates
2013-14

Estimates
2012-13

Difference
Between
2013-14
and
2012-13

Actual
2011-12

  OPERATING EXPENSE        
1 Office of the Auditor General 16,024,000 15,821,400 202,600 14,794,995
  TOTAL OPERATING EXPENSE TO BE VOTED 16,024,000 15,821,400 202,600 14,794,995
S The Auditor General Act 402,700 402,700 - 445,098
  Total Statutory Appropriations 402,700 402,700 - 445,098
  Total Operating Expense 16,426,700 16,224,100 202,600 15,240,093


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     9,755,400
      Employee benefits     2,243,800
      Transportation and communication     418,800
      Services     3,155,500
      Supplies and equipment     377,500
      Transfer payments      
          CCAF-FCVI Inc     73,000
  Total Operating Expense to be Voted     16,024,000
  Statutory Appropriations      
Statutory         The Auditor General Act     402,700
  Total Operating Expense for Office of the Auditor General Program     16,426,700