Abbreviations - A-Z

A. AA-G Assistant Auditor-General

ACAG Australasian Council of Auditors-General

A-G Auditor-General (although the full title is Controller and Auditor-General, the approach in this Report is to use the accepted abbreviation. This also applies to the use of the term Deputy Auditor-General).

ANZ Audit New Zealand

ASD Audit Status Database

ASP Audit Service Provider

C. CAG Controller and Auditor-General

D. DCAG Deputy Controller and Auditor-General

E. EAP Employee Assistance Programme

EEO Equal Employment Opportunity

F. FRSB Financial Reporting Standards Board

FTE Full Time Equivalent

H. HR Human Resources

I. ICT Information and Communications Technology

IFRS International Financial Reporting Standards

INTOSAI International Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions

IS Information Services

IT Information Technology

L. LGNZ Local Government New Zealand

LTCCP Long Term Council Community Plans

M. MOU Memorandum of Understanding

MP Member of Parliament

N. NAMS National Asset Management Steering Group, set up by Association of Local Government Engineers

NZQA New Zealand Qualifications Authority

O. OAG Office of the Auditor-General

OFFICE The Auditor-General's Office, including the Office of the Auditor-General and Audit New Zealand and, where necessary, Appointed Auditors

OPC Officers of Parliament Committee

P. PAG Performance Audit Group

PPG Professional Practices Group

PWC PricewaterhouseCoopers

Q. QA Quality Assurance

R. R&D Research and Development

S. SOLGM Society of Local Government Managers

SPASAI South Pacific Association of Supreme Audit Institutions
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