The Office of Internal Audit is a corporate governance cornerstone, along with the Mayor and Metro Council. The office provides assurance as to the effectiveness of Metro government’s risk management, control, and governance processes.
The Office of Internal Audit performs reviews of all Metro government departments, offices, boards, activities and agencies. Recommendations for improvements are made to the Mayor, Agency Directors, and the Metro Council. Audits are conducted in accordance with Government Auditing Standards and with the International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing.