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NewspaperAll current SFAO press releases, an archive and the list of upcoming publications can be found here.

Upcoming SFAO publications

Here you will find the upcoming publications for the period from 7 September to 24 October 2022 (FinDel D5). These reports can be obtained under embargo 72 hours before the publication date, information: tel. 058 463 11 11.

Swiss Federal Audit Office publishes its 2021 annual report

The Finance Delegation and the Federal Council have taken note of the annual report of the Swiss Federal Audit Office (SFAO). The SFAO continued its monitoring of the measures taken in connection with the pandemic and found that the volume of whistleblowing reports concerning these measures remained high. Overall, the SFAO's work should lead to savings of several tens of millions of Swiss francs in the long term.

An annual audit programme shaped by the digital transformation

The Finance Delegation and the Federal Council have acknowledged the 2022 annual programme of the Swiss Federal Audit Office (SFAO). This programme is drawn up completely independently by the SFAO, and is the result of a risk analysis spanning the entire scope of its portfolio. A number of wide-ranging projects linked to the digital transformation will be audited. In addition, the SFAO will carry out the preparatory work on the future transparency of political funding.

Swiss Federal Audit Office publishes its 2020 annual report

The Finance Delegation and the Federal Council have taken note of the annual report of the Swiss Federal Audit Office (SFAO). Aside from monitoring the measures taken in connection with the pandemic, the SFAO observed a considerable increase in whistleblowing reports and identified a number of worrying cyber-risks in critical infrastructures.