The Office of the Auditor General (OAG) is an Institution established under the provisions of Article 163 of the Constitution of the Republic of Uganda. Its mandate, functions and powers are enshrined in the National Audit Act, 2008.
The main function of the OAG is to audit and report on the Public Accounts of Uganda and of all public offices or bodies and/or organizations established by an Act of Parliament.
To be an effective and efficient Supreme Audit Institution in promoting Public Accountability.
To audit and report to Parliament and thereby make an effective contribution to improving public accountability and value for money spent.
MAIN FUNCTIONS OF THE AUDITOR GENERAL
Section 13(1), Article 163(3) of the 1995 Constitution as amended and the National Audit Act, 2008 (NAA) amplifies the mandate and functions of the Auditor General.
In discharging statutory responsibilities, the main functions of the office include the following;