The Department of Audit was created as part of the reorganization and commenced operations on July 1, 1989.
The Department is responsible for the regulation of financial institutions, including auditing public agencies and local governments.
The Department is also responsible for conducting audits for the collection of federal and state mineral royalties, state mineral and excise taxes, and for coordinating auditing and other revenue matters.
Quality of Life Result:
The Department of Audit supports Wyoming state government as a responsible steward of state assets and effectively responds to the needs of residents and guests. (Result #6 Government)
Contribution to Wyoming Quality of Life:
To contribute to prosperity, the Department will audit and regulate to promote compliance with state revenue collections, state and local government accounting requirements and the regulation of financial service providers.