We exist to provide Public Financial Management Services to the Government and the general public through efficient, skilled, well-motivated and dedicated staff, using the most appropriate technology.
Our vision is that of a public service with positive culture, client-focused and result oriented, constantly seeking ways to improve the delivery of Financial Management Services to the Government and the general public.
Controller and Accountant-General’s
was established in 1885, during the pre-independence era of the Gold Coast. The Department was originally referred to as the ‘Treasury’ upon its establishment until 1937
This is an important message for all Ghanaian government employees! The Controller & Accountant-General’s Department (CAGD) is now mandating the...Read More
Effective March 2024, salaries of government workers without a Ghana/ECOWAS Citizens Card will be frozen. This decision stems from the...Read More
Our headline projects include the Public Financial Management Reform Project (PFMRP) and the International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS)
CAGD prioritizes customer satisfaction by meeting government and citizen needs. We aim to provide accessible services across the entire country, promptly addressing customer concerns. Operating with integrity, we commit to honesty, transparency, and fulfilling responsibilities. Valuing people is emphasized through a culture that appreciates excellent service. Additionally, we promote continuous improvement and innovation to enhance services and public satisfaction.