Welcome to the Office of the Auditor

Welcome to the Office of the Auditor for the State of Hawaiʻi. Our mission is to improve government through independent and objective analyses. We provide audit reports to the Legislature and the public about how effectively state agencies are providing services and using public money, thereby keeping government transparent and accountable.

Recent Reports

Audit of the Agribusiness Development Corporation

Report No. 21-01, Audit of the Agribusiness Development Corporation  reviews the corporation’s efforts to carry out its statutory purpose to developing an “aggressive and dynamic” agribusiness development program to facilitate the development of large-scale agricultural enterprises to export diversified agricultural products on the same scale that Hawai‘i once exported sugar and pineapple.
Full Report or Summary


Financial Audit of the Department of Transportation, Harbors Division

June 30, 2020 Financial Statements

The auditors from KKDLY LLC reported no deficiencies in internal control over financial reporting that were considered to be material weaknesses and no instances of noncompliance or other matters that are required to be reported under Government Auditing Standards.
Full Report or Summary


Financial Audit of the Hawai‘i Community Development Authority

June 30, 2020 Financial Statements

The auditors from N&K CPAs, Inc. reported no deficiencies in internal control over financial reporting that were considered to be material weaknesses and no instances of noncompliance or other matters that are required to be reported under Government Auditing Standards.
Full Report or Summary


What is an audit?

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Audit Expectations

Other Reports & Publications

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