Our purpose

Providing assurance to Parliament.


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Our vision

To be a catalyst
for continuous improvement in the accountability and performance of the public sector.

Our values


Personal accountability



Outcome focused


Latest Reports

  • ICT Strategic Planning in the Health Sector (Published: Wed, May, 24 2017)
    This audit assessed the effectiveness of information and communication and technology (ICT) strategic planning in the public health sector. We examined the Department of Health and Human Services and four health services.
  • Managing School Infrastructure (2016–17:23) (Published: Thu, May, 11 2017)
    In this audit, we assess whether the Department of Education and Training has effectively planned for and managed school assets.
  • Board Performance (2016–17:22) (Published: Thu, May, 11 2017)
    In this audit, we examine whether boards are performing effectively and contributing to effective governance of public sector entities.
  • Public Participation in Government Decision-Making (2016–17:20) (Published: Wed, May, 10 2017)
    In this audit, we examine how effectively two central agencies and three portfolio agencies support better practice public participation approaches across their areas of responsibility.
  • Public Participation and Community Engagement: Local Government Sector (2016–17:21) (Published: Wed, May, 10 2017)
    In this audit, we examine the effectiveness of community engagement and participation at the local government level, across six local councils.

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Effectiveness of the Victorian Public Sector Commission
Technical and Further Education Institutes: 2016 Audit Snapshot
Universities: 2016 Audit Snapshot
Maintaining State-Controlled Roadways
To find out more about our upcoming audits visit out work in progress page or view our Annual Plan 2016–17.

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