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Auditor General submits first annual audit plan to Council

Issued on behalf of Mike Macdonell, Auditor General

January 28 2022 –

Auditor General Mike Macdonell (he/him) submitted his 2022 audit plan to Vancouver City Council, the first audit plan since his appointment in September 2021.

The 2022 audit plan (613 KB) outlines the Auditor General’s 12 intended areas of focus for the next three years.

Topics identified include:

  • Operational procurement
  • Building permit fees
  • Lease agreements
  • Contracted services
  • Vancouver Police Department performance monitoring
  • Risk management
  • City and Park business coordination
  • Climate change adaptation
  • Equity
  • Cybersecurity
  • Community grants
  • Capital infrastructure

The plan reflects the Auditor General’s assessment of risks facing Vancouver, the significance of programs, potential return on investment, concerns expressed by members of Council, City managers and members of the public, and the capacity of his office.

Learn more about Auditor General Mike Macdonell