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FISHCANA Fisheries Data Management System

16th August 2022

The Office of the Auditor General is pleased to announce that its Audit Report entitled A Post-Implementation Benefits Audit of FISHCANA Fisheries Data Management System was presented to the Legislative Assembly on 26 July, 2022.  Overview The Ministry of Agriculture lost all of its historical fisheries data being housed by the Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism’s […]

Integrated IT Asset Management Audit of Interactive White Boards in Schools

29th July 2022

The Office of the Auditor General is pleased to announce that its report entitled An Integrated Information Technology Asset Management audit on the Interactive White Boards in Schools was presented to the Legislative Assembly on 26 July, 2022.  Overview The Ministry of Education developed an Education Development Plan in alignment with the Government of Montserrat’s […]

Auditor General Report on the Audit of the Public Accounts of Montserrat 2021

27th July 2022

The Report of the Auditor General on the Audit of the Public Accounts of Montserrat 2020-2021 was presented to the Legislative Assembly on 26 July, 2022.  Background The Auditor General has the responsibility of auditing the Public Accounts of Montserrat and of all public offices and public bodies established by an Act of Parliament and […]

Special Review of the Procurement of the Cuban Medical Brigade

27th July 2022

The Office of the Auditor General is pleased to announce that its report entitled Special Review of the Government of Montserrat’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic: Procurement of the Cuban Medical Brigade – Lessons-Learned Report was presented to the Legislative Assembly on July 26th, 2022.   It assessed the Ministry of Health and Social Services’ [MOHSS] […]

Reporting Concerns Guidance 2022

19th April 2022

The Office of the Auditor General has developed a generic Reporting Concerns Guidance to ensure that persons who have concerns relating to the Government of Montserrat’s activities are able to disclose them with the confidence that they will be addressed. The OAG will also consider concerns about public bodies which we audit as part of […]

Information Technology Audit of the Trade and Quality Infrastructure Division: Electronic Fuel Price Calculator

27th October 2021

The Office of the Auditor General is pleased to announce that its report entitled Information Technology Audit of the Trade and Quality Infrastructure Division: Electronic Fuel Price Calculator was presented to the Legislative Assembly on 26 October 2021.    Background With the advancement of technology, the Government of Montserrat’s Ministries and Departments have become increasingly dependent […]

Government of Montserrat 2010 Agreement with Delta Petroleum (Montserrat) Ltd

27th October 2021

The Office of the Auditor General is pleased to announce that its report entitled The Government of Montserrat’s 2010 Agreement with Delta Petroleum (Montserrat) Limited was presented to the Legislative Assembly on 26 October 2021.    Background In July 2010, the Government of Montserrat and the Managing Director of Delta Petroleum Limited, signed an Agreement for […]

Montserrat Secondary School: Governance, Effectiveness and Sustainability

26th October 2021

Sustainability was presented to the Legislative Assembly on 26 October 2021.   It assessed public secondary education in Montserrat, including infrastructure, teaching & outcomes. Background: The MSS was established long before the volcanic crisis of the mid-1990s.   Historically, it was one of two secondary schools on Montserrat.   In 1938, the MSS was formed from the amalgamation […]

The Montserrat St. Patrick’s Festival: Efficiency and Effectiveness of its Management

29th September 2021

The Office of the Auditor General is pleased to announce that its report entitled The Montserrat St. Patrick’s Festival: Efficiency and Effectiveness of its Management was presented to the Legislative Assembly on September 28, 2021.  Background: The Festival, whose long history predates the volcanic crisis of 1995, began as a one-day celebration.  In March 2012, […]

Acknowledgements and Appreciation

28th July 2021

Last year (2020) was challenging with work being delayed primarily due to inaccessibility to information, documents, and personnel, all of which were forced by the COVID-19 related national shutdowns/lockdowns.  I am grateful for all assistance provided to my staff during the conduct of the various audit assignments and thus extend heartfelt thanks to the staff […]