Latest News Latest News Latest News Latest News


Dr Dharamraj Paligadu

Director of Audit

As the Director of Audit, I am delighted to extend a warm welcome to all our visitors.  Our website serves as a central hub for valuable information regarding our audit processes, findings, and recommendations.  At NAO, we are dedicated to promoting transparency, accountability, and excellence in auditing.  Through our work, we aim to contribute to the integrity and efficiency of the organisations we audit. We invite you to explore our website and discover the insights we offer. 

Thank you for visiting, and we look forward to providing you with valuable resources and insights.

Best regards,

-Dr Dharamraj Paligadu

Director of Audit

Overview of the National Audit Office (NAO)

The National Audit Office (NAO) is an independent public body established by the Constitution of the Republic of Mauritius. The Director of Audit is the head of the NAO and his appointment, independence, security of tenure, as well as his authority are spelt out in the Constitution while his duties and powers are laid down in the Finance and Audit Act. In the international forum, NAO is referred to as the Supreme Audit Institution (SAI) of Mauritius. SAIs around the world are affiliated to the International Organisation of Supreme Audit Institutions (INTOSAI), an autonomous, independent and non-political organisation, which operates as an umbrella organisation for the external government audit community.
Skip to content