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Most Recent Audits

Investigations Report

August 2021

This volume contains the results of 3 limited scope examinations which stem from stakeholder concerns that came through our citizen concerns line. These are: Shellmouth Dam Compensation Program, City of Winnipeg: Sale of Vimy Arena, and Municipal Development Corporations.

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Main Street Project Investigation

June 2021

This forensic examination found some allegations of past financial irregularities at Main Street Project are substantiated.

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Automatic Vehicle Location Management Systems

June 2021

This audit found information from Automatic Vehicle Location devices installed in light-duty government vehicles is not being used to its full potential.

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Investigations Report

August 2021

This volume contains the results of 3 limited scope examinations which stem from stakeholder concerns that came through our citizen concerns line. These are: Shellmouth Dam Compensation Program, City of Winnipeg: Sale of Vimy Arena, and Municipal Development Corporations.

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Main Street Project Investigation

June 2021

This forensic examination found some allegations of past financial irregularities at Main Street Project are substantiated.

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Automatic Vehicle Location Management Systems

June 2021

This audit found information from Automatic Vehicle Location devices installed in light-duty government vehicles is not being used to its full potential.

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Follow-Up of Previously Issued Audit Recommendations

March 2021

This report gives the implementation status for 114 recommendations made between April 2017 and October 2018.

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Animal Disease Preparedness

January 2021

This audit found that the Department of Agriculture and Resource Development is working to prevent and prepare for animal disease emergencies, but significant work needs to be done.

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Physicians’ Billings

January 2021

This audit found processes are in place for physicians to claim eligible expenses, and for the province to recover overbilling—but these systems are not used effectively.

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Public Accounts and Other Financial Statement Audits

December 2020

This report includes summaries of the financial statement audits conducted by the Office during the year.

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Oversight of Post-Secondary Institutions

October 2020

This report’s two chapters provide a comprehensive review of the oversight of public post-secondary institutions, both by government, and by the governing boards of each institution.

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Provincial Oversight of Drinking Water Safety

September 2020

This audit found the Department of Conservation and Climate needs to do more to ensure the safety of drinking water in Manitoba.

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Vital Statistics Agency

September 2020

This audit found Manitoba’s Vital Statistics Agency needs to do more to manage the security, privacy and integrity of the vital events information it holds.

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Quarry Rehabilitation Program Investigation

May 2020

This audit found weak oversight and poor internal controls resulted in mismanagement of Manitoba’s Quarry Rehabilitation Program.

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Follow-up of Recommendations

March 2020

This report gives the implementation status for 180 recommendations made between January 2016 and October 2018.

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Management of Provincial Tourism

January 2020

This audit found Travel Manitoba does not have adequate systems and practices in place to help achieve its tourism goals and objectives.

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Public Accounts and Other Financial Statements

December 2019

This report includes summaries of the financial statement audits conducted by the Office during the year.

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Oversight of Commercial Vehicle Safety

December 2019

Manitoba’s Department of Infrastructure needs to do more to ensure operators of heavy commercial vehicles in Manitoba are operating safely.

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Management of Foster Homes

November 2019

Manitoba does not have adequate systems in place to ensure sufficient and appropriate funding for foster home services and to ensure compliance with foster home standards.

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Understanding My Audit Opinion on Manitoba’s March 31, 2019 Summary Financial Statements

September 2019

This special report explains the issues that are the basis for the Auditor General’s qualified audit opinion of the March 31, 2019 summary financial statements of the province.

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Follow-up of Recommendations

March 2019

This report gives the implementation status as of Sept. 30, 2018 for 196 recommendations made between July 2015 and July 2017.

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Forensic Audits

November 2018

This volume includes the results of three forensic audits. Two stem from Special Audit requests (Pharmacare and Thompson District Office) and one from our citizen concern line (RM of De Salaberry).

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eChart Manitoba

October 2018

We wanted to know whether Manitoba eHealth was sufficiently managing the significant risks that might prevent it from achieving its operational objectives.

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Understanding our Audit Opinion on Manitoba’s March 31, 2018 Summary Financial Statements

September 2018

This report explains the issues that are the basis for the Auditor General’s qualified audit opinion of the March 31, 2018 summary financial statements of the province.

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Public Accounts and Other Financial Statement Audits

August 2018

We also report on other matters for the Legislative Assembly’s attention arising from our financial statement audits. This report includes sections related…

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Annual Report to the Legislature – Chapter 3: Government Deficits and Debt

March 2014

This report includes sections related to: Project findings on: Province of Manitoba’s deficit and debt position Comparison to other governments in Canada…

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Annual Report to the Legislature – Chapter 1: Accounts and Financial Statements

March 2014

This report includes sections related to: Understanding the public accounts and matter from other financial statement audits Understanding Manitoba’s financial reporting Understanding…

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Annual Report to the Legislature – Chapter 1: Accounts and Financial Statements

January 2013

This report includes sections related to: Financial statement matters and recommendations Matters arising from our audits: Additional information about personal income tax…

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Annual Report to the Legislature – Chapter 1: Accounts and Financial Statements

January 2012

This report includes sections related to: Audit of the Summary Financial Statements Understanding the Province’s financial reporting Matters arising from our audits:…

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Audit of the Public Accounts for the year ended March 31, 2010

December 2010

This report includes sections related to: Auditor’s Report on the Summary Financial Statements Understanding the summary financial statements Matters arising from our…

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Audit of the Public Accounts for the year ended March 31, 2009 & Public Sector Compensation Disclosure Reporting December 2009

December 2009

This report includes sections related to: Highlights of the audit of public accounts for the 2008/09 fiscal year Understanding the summary financial…

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Audit of the Public Accounts for the year ended March 31, 2008

December 2008

This report includes sections related to: Highlights of the audit of public accounts for the 2007/08 fiscal year Understanding the summary financial…

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Audit of the Public Accounts for the year ended March 31, 2007

December 2007

This report includes sections related to: Summary of recommendations Understanding the Public Accounts Continuing the focus towards the summary financial statements Entities…

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Audit of the Public Accounts for the year ended March 31, 2006

December 2006

This report includes sections related to: Highlights of the 2005/06 Public Accounts Continuing focus toward the summary financial statements Summary of recommendations…

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Audit of the Public Accounts for the Year Ended March 31, 2005

December 2005

This report includes sections related to: Highlights of the 2004/05 Public Accounts Changing focus to the summary financial statements Summary of recommendations…

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Audit of the Public Accounts

December 2004

This report includes sections related to: Highlights of the 2003/04 Public Accounts Ethics and responsibilities in the preparation of the financial statements…

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Audit of the Public Accounts

December 2003

This report includes sections related to: Overview of the public accounts Public accounts – improvements and recommendations Crown organizations and government enterprises…

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Audit of the Public Accounts

March 2001

This report includes sections related to: Overview of the public accounts Summary financial statements Special purpose financial statements of the operating fund…

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Audit of the Public Accounts

March 2000

This report includes sections related to: Overview of the public accounts Summary financial statements Financial statements of the operating fund and special…

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Audit of the Public Accounts

March 1999

This report includes sections related to: Overview of the public accounts Summary financial statements (volume 3) Financial statements of the consolidated fund…

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An Examination of Governance In Manitoba’s Crown Organizations

June 1998

Reflections Of The Provincial Auditor An Examination Of Governance In Manitoba’s Crown Organizations Survey Analysis

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Value-for-Money Audits

April 1998

Reflections of the Provincial Auditor Better Methods Initiative Canada-Manitoba Communications Agreement Planning for Highway Construction, Rehabilitation and Maintenance Tendering of the Home…

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Audit of the Public Accounts

March 1998

This report includes sections related to: Reforming the public accounts committee – a follow-up Overview of the public accounts Summary financial statements…

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Provincial Auditor’s Report 1995/96 – Volume 1

September 1996

This report includes sections related to: Summary of recommendations Public accounts for the year ended March 31, 1995 Accountability framework for departments…

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