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

  • Maintaining State-Controlled Roadways (2016–17:30) (Published: Thu, Jun, 22 2017)
    This audit examined whether Victoria’s road network is being effectively and efficiently maintained. To assess this, we looked at whether VicRoads’ road pavement maintenance program is soundly based and being efficiently managed.
  • Follow Up of Selected 2014–15 Performance Audits (2016-17:29) (Published: Thu, Jun, 22 2017)
    This report follows up on three performance audits we completed in 2014–15. We examined the progress audited agencies have made in implementing actions to address the recommendations from the original audits.
  • Managing Victoria’s Public Housing (2016–17:28) (Published: Wed, Jun, 21 2017)
    We examined whether the development of the whole-of-Victorian Government housing strategy, as it relates to public housing, is supported by sound advice, and whether the Department of Health and Human Services is managing public housing effectively.
  • Effectiveness of the Victorian Public Sector Commission (2016–17:27) (Published: Thu, Jun, 8 2017)
    This audit examined the effectiveness of the Victorian Public Sector Commission (VPSC) and its governance and its oversight. We focused on organisational planning across VPSC, and looked at how it prioritises its resources and measures its performance.
  • Annual Plan 2017–18 (Published: Thu, Jun, 8 2017)
    The annual plan sets out, for the coming financial year, our work program and the resources required to implement the program.

Latest News

Introducing VAGO's new Deputy Auditor-General

Dave Barry, commenced in the role on 29 May 2017.

He was previously Chief Executive Officer of the Alpine Shire Council in North East Victoria, where he led significant reform initiatives underpinned by a strong focus on innovation.

He is passionate about delivering better and lower cost outcomes for our clients and the wider Victorian community.

Annual Plan 2017–18

VAGO's Annual Plan sets out our work program and the resources required to deliver the program. It also gives Parliament, the public sector and the Victorian community the opportunity to assess our goals and understand our audit priorities.

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To find out more about our upcoming audits visit out work in progress page or view our Annual Plan 2017–18.

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