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Our vision is for better public services for Queenslanders.

Our purpose is to provide valued, independent assurance and insights.

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26 June 2020

COVID-19 has affected the cash flows of many public sector entities. Their ability to earn revenue may have decreased, potentially permanently, and they are implementing cost reduction strategies.

15 June 2020

We have experienced COVID-19 impacts on working arrangements, our community and the economy.

9 June 2020

The Queensland Audit Office (QAO) continues to evolve its operations to focus more on meeting our clients’ and stakeholders’ needs.

26 May 2020

Financial uncertainty, disrupted working arrangements, and health concerns are creating stress within workforces and impacting the future of organisations globally.

Upcoming audits

Health service planning aims to improve service delivery to better meet the health needs of the population. It is future orientated and usually adopts a medium- to long-term (10–15 years) perspective.

Audit Status:
In progress

Audit committees are an important part of the governance framework of public sector entities. They are mandatory for all government departments and are encouraged for other public sector entities.

Audit Status:
In progress

Improving housing affordability, reducing homelessness, and assisting Queenslanders to access the private housing market remain key priorities of the Queensland Government.

Audit Status:
Planned

In response to the Queensland Child Protection Commission of Inquiry, the Queensland Government is implementing a new child and family support system over the next 10 years. It is intended to have a greater focus on supporting families in providing a safe and secure home for their children.

Audit Status:
In progress

Asset management is critical to the long-term financial sustainability of the local government sector.

Audit Status:
Planned

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