This report summarizes recommendations arising from government’s use of information technology to process financial information. These recommendations have previously been reported in the Office's annual report on government's summary financial statements. This report was discussed by the Legislative Assembly's Select Standing Committee on Public Accounts on November 18, 2013.
The annual report on the Office's performance and financial position, as well as the service plan for the upcoming years.
The purpose of this discussion paper is to consider the various reporting alternatives within the CASs reporting model and to develop tentative Office positions for the financial statement audits conducted within the B.C. public sector.
This guideline focuses on the Office’s approach for assessing the appropriate accounting treatment of government transfers from a recipient entity’s perspective under the new PS 3410 “Government Transfers” standard when there are stipulations imposed by the transferor.
This report contains the results of examinations of board governance at four Crown agencies: BC Transit, the University of Northern B.C., Camosun College and the Vancouver Coastal Health Authority. The report was discussed by the Legislative Assembly’s Select Standing Committee on Public Accounts on June 11, 2012.
Development Initiative Trusts: An Audit of Legislative Compliance and Public Accountability Practices in the Three Statutory Trusts
This report brings together the audits of the publicly-funded Northern, Southern Interior and North Island-Coast Development Initiative Trusts. These audits examined the statutory trusts' compliance with their respective Acts, and the quality of their public accountability reporting. This report was discussed by the Legislative Assembly's Select Standing Committee on Public Accounts on November 21, 2013.
This follow-up report contains the self-assessed progress of ministries and organizations in implementing the recommendations from recent reports. The report was discussed by the Legislative Assembly’s Select Standing Committee on Public Accounts on April 24, 2012.