Maintain professional and operational excellence, aiming at reinforcing public accountability and helping public entities to work efficiently and effectively
The auditor should have the appropriate professional skills that enable him to perform his functions and deal with the ongoing changes and developments in auditing and accounting
Ongoing process aiming to produce a high quality audit findings that are supported with appropriate and sufficient evidence; providing continual training for the staff of the Audit Bureau; and the development and retention of high performing people.
The Auidt Bureau of Jordan represents King Abdullah II's vision in reinforcing the principles of transparency and accoutability, thus saving public money and eliminating all kinds of corruption.
Interview with Dr. Abed Kharabsheh,
President of the Jordan Audit Bureau
This interview is conducted by Jad Mazahrh, World Bank, Senior Financial Management Specialist on page number 8.
Many answers to many questions about: the main stages in the evolution of the Audit Bureau in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, objectives, institutional framework, priorities, challenges, Bureau’s role in Arab and regional organizations, relationship to parliament and media, relationship with audited entities, challenges that confront auditing bodies in the regions, Bureau’s main partnership arrangements and nature of the cooperation between the Audit Bureau and the World Bank.
I am honored and pleased to launch this website of the Audit Bureau of the Hashemite kingdom of Jordan, the Supreme Audit Institute, which I have been honored to assume the responsibility of its Chairmanship by His Majesty King Abdullah II, the supreme builder and protector of all institutions of our beloved Jordan, and from whom we get determination and firm intention to perform our mission with utmost capabilities, to insure
The establishment of the audit bureau in Jordan has passed into three phases that were strongly connected with the development of the political, economical and legislative circumestances in Jordan. The first phase was in 1928 with the establishment of the "Accounts Review Department" at Transjordan. This phase continued until 1931 with the issuing of the Law of Audit & Verifications of Accounts, which resulted in establishing of the department of Audit and Verification