History

1867

Establishment of Audit Office (Straits Settlements)

1932

Birth of the Singapore Audit Office

1958

Appointment of the first Director of Audit

1959

Enactment of Audit Ordinance

1963

Administration under the Federation of Malaysia

1965

Singapore’s Independence

1966

Enactment of the Audit Act

1970

Re-designation of Director of Audit as Auditor-General

1985

Renaming the Audit Department

1991

Constitutional Amendment and AGO’s Enlarged Role