Planned Performance Audits

The Office of the Auditor General for Local Government is committed to providing an updated list of planned audits over an 18 month rolling period following the release of each annual service plan.

Learn more about the phases of a performance audit and the AGLG protocols for engagement with local governments.

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Current Performance Audit Reports

Audit Topic 1 - Achieving Value for Money in Operational Procurement

Local governments included in these audits: Comox Valley Regional District, Corporation of Delta, Fraser-Fort George Regional District, City of Revelstoke, City of Vernon and District of West Vancouver.

We issued our performance audit report on the City of Revelstoke in May 2016.

We issued our performance audit report on the Regional District of Fraser-Fort George in March 2016.

We issued our performance audit report on the Corporation of Delta in March 2015.

We issued our performance audit report on the City of Vernon in August 2015. 

We issued our performance audit report on Comox Valley Regional District in September 2015.

We issued our performance audit report on the District of West Vancouver in September 2015.

Audit Topic 2 - Local Government Performance in Managing Policing Agreements and Police Budget Oversight

Local governments included in these audits: City of Merritt, City of New Westminster, City of Port Alberni, City of Surrey and City of Williams Lake.

We issued our performance audit report on the City of Williams Lake in February 2016.

We issued our performance audit report on the City of New Westminster in January 2016.

We issued our performance audit report on the City of Port Alberni in December 2016.

We issued our performance audit report on the City of Surrey in September 2015.

We issued our performance audit report on the City of Merritt in November 2015.

Audit Topic 3 - Learnings from Local Government Capital Procurement Projects and Asset Management Programs

Local governments included in these audits: City of Campbell River, City of Cranbrook, City of Dawson Creek, District of North Vancouver, City of Rossland, District of Sechelt.

We issued our performance audit report on the City of Cranbrook in June 2016.

We issued our performance audit report on the City of Campbell River in March 2016.

We issued our performance audit report on the City of Rossland (part one) in April 2014.

We issued part two of our report on the City of Rossland in March 2015.

We issued our performance audit report on the District of Sechelt in April 2015.

We issued our performance audit report on the City of Dawson Creek in July 2015.

We issued our performance audit report on the District of North Vancouver in August 2015.


Future Planned Performance Audits

Audit Topic 4 - Local Government's Role in Ensuring Clean Drinking Water

Local governments included in these audits: City of Kelowna, Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen.

Audit Topic 5 - Managing the Inherent Risks of Limited Human Resources within Small Local Governments

Local governments in these audits: City of Fernie, City of Nelson, District of Squamish, District of Port Edward.

The AGLG has also identified two additional audit topics. Local governments to be audited under these topics will be published on our website once identified.

Audit Topic 6 - Performance and Oversight of Fire Services*

Audit Topic 7 - Local Government Performance in Building Permitting and Inspections*

 

*The AGLG will include these as potential audit topics along with other audit topics for consideration in our planning process for subsequent years

Please check back for regular updates.