The State Audit, Telangana is functioned to conduct audit for accounts of PRIs, Urban Local Bodies and other Institutions in the State. To conduct the audit, yearly and issue the Audit Reports of the Institutions entrusted to this department by Government from time to time. Raise objections, pointing out the irregularities, search out flow of finances from the funds of institutions contrary to the provisions of the Acts governing the said institutions financial rules, budget and other allied government orders and instructions issued from time to time. Report to Government regarding irregularities noticed in the audit. Settlement of audit objections and issue surcharge certificates wherever the financial loss could not be recovered. Preparation and submission of Consolidated Audit and Review Audit Report for being placed on the table of State Legislative Assembly, Telangana.
Audit section of Finance-Secretariat, Telangana carries out services pertaining to Audit Explanatory Notes and Action Taken Notes, objections, recommendations regarding the government departments. It also monitors Audit Paras made audits conducted in the departments to ensure effective and timely submission of Audit replies of the objected by Audit General.