Overview

This office conducts the audit of 27 Central Ministries (including only Deptt. Of Expenditure in respect of Ministry of Finance) and their 393 attached/subordinate offices under section 13 & 15 and the transaction audit of 325 autonomous bodies under section 14 & 19/20 of CAG's (DPC) Act 1971. Besides, this office is also responsible for the audit of 78 Finance/Appropriation accounts, 73 PAOs, certification of accounts of 99 autonomous bodies, and 24 externally aided projects under these ministries.

In the above audit arrangements, this office is also responsible for audit of 7 Constitutional Bodies viz. President Secretariat, Vice President Secretariat, Union Public Service Commission, Supreme Court of India, Election Commission of India, Lok Sabha Secretariat and Rajya Sabha Secretariat.

Audit entities/units are further categorized into four types:-

  • i. Financial/Certification audits:- Comprising of audit of Finance accounts, Appropriation Accounts, Certification of accounts of Autonomous Bodies covered under section 19 & 20 of the C&AG's (DPC) Act and audit of Pr. PAO and PAOs of the ministries.
  • ii. Performance Audits/Thematic Reviews
  • iii. IT audits
  • iv. Transaction/Compliance audit under sections 13, 14, 15, and 19 & 20.

List of Ministry

Sl. No.

Ministry/Department

Group auditing

1

Department of Expenditure/Ministry of Finance

Audit Management Group-I

2

Ministry of Panchayati Raj

Audit Management Group-I

3

Ministry of Rural Development

Audit Management Group-I

4

Ministry of Drinking water and sanitation

Audit Management Group-I

5

Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment

Audit Management Group-I

6

Ministry of Development of North east Region

Audit Management Group-I

7

Ministry of Tribal Affairs

Audit Management Group-V

8

Ministry of Personnel, public Grievances & Pensions

Audit Management Group-V

9

Ministry of Minority Affairs

Audit Management Group-I

10

Ministry of Culture

Audit Management Group-III

11

Ministry of Women and Child Development

Audit Management Group-III

12

Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports

Audit Management Group-III

13

Ministry of Home Affairs

Audit Management Group-III

14

Ministry of Food Processing Industries

Audit Management Group-III

15

Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution

Audit Management Group-III

16

Ministry of External Affairs

Embassy Audit

17

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

Audit Management Group-II

18

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting

Audit Management Group-II

19

Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation

Audit Management Group-II

20

Ministry of Planning

Audit Management Group-II

21

Ministry of Law and Justice

Audit Management Group-V

22

Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs

Audit Management Group-V

23

Ministry of Agriculture

Audit Management Group-IV

24

Ministry of Human Resource Development

Audit Management Group-IV

25

Ministry of Labour & Employment

Audit Management Group-IV

26

Ministry of Skills Development and Entrepreneurship

Audit Management Group-V

27

Ministry of Consumer Affairs,Food and Public Distrubution

Audit Management Group-III