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The Department was first established in 1829 as a part time office.  It was not until 1851 under section 2 Cap 53 of Law, that the independent office of Auditor General was established.

Current Auditor General

Pamela Monroe Ellis, FCCA, FCA, CISA, 2008 – Present

Past Auditors General

  • Adrian P. Strachan, OJ, CD, FCCA, FAC, JP, 1978-2008
  • Rudolph Victor Irvine, 1966-1979
  • Harold George Nosworthy, 1957-1966
  • Ernest Alexander Gadishaw, 1952-1956
  • Colonel F. D. McPhail, 1941-1951
  • John Leonard Worlledge, 1932-1935
  • Eric Colquhoun Aitken, 1932-1935
  • Charles Grey Davis, 1920-1931
  • Louis John Bertram, C.M.G., 1897-1920
  • John Wardle, 1867-1896
  • Alexander Bravo, 1861-1867
  • John Wilson, 1829 – 1850 (part time along with Postmaster General Role)