Mission and Vision

Our Mission

To independently audit and report on the use of public resources for the benefit of the country and its people, and to lead by example.

Our Vision

To be an Independent Supreme Audit Institution that effectively promotes Accountability, Transparency and Integrity in the use of Public Resources.


Core Values

Values are the principles that represent the key ideas and ideals through which the Auditor General’s Department is governed.  They are the fundamental thoughts that shape behaviour and operations.  In this context and based on its Beliefs and Philosophy the Department’s core values include:

1.    Integrity. The Auditor General’s Department has built its image on this platform.   All staff will contribute to the furtherance of this value.

2.    Accountability and Transparency. These values will be foremost in the   operations of the Auditor General’s Department on a daily basis.

3.    Endorsement of open communication. Employee participation and involvement in the business of the Auditor General’s Department is a basic principle of its operations

4.    Confidentiality. This is in force at all times.

5.    Professionalism. All staff would operate with professionalism at all times

6.    Participatory Leadership. Leadership in the Auditor General’s Department goes beyond the ‘open door policy.’ Key staff are empowered to make decisions.

7.    Service Orientation. Superior service to the Government and people of Trinidad and Tobago will be the strongest orientation of the Auditor General’s Department.