The General Auditing Commission (GAC) is the independent Supreme Audit Institution (SAI) of Liberia and the Chief Watchdog. It is the defender and promoter of the Liberian people's interest; therefore, the first line of integrity in Government. The GAC is headed by an Auditor-General who is committed to delivering quality audits.
Prior to 1956, the General Auditing Office (GAO) was established by an Act of the National Legislature, as the Bureau of Audits, to pre audit requisitions, vouchers and payroll in connection with the disbursement of public moneys. This was amended under Chapter 32, section 740-744 of the Executive Law of Liberia in 1956 to audit all accounts of the Government of Liberia in the manner prescribed in the Revenue and Finance Law of Liberia. Read more