EUROSAI is a regional organization of INTOSAI established in 1990, and it currently unites 50 members (Supreme Audit Institutions of 49 European countries, and the European Court of Auditors). The State Audit Office became a full-fledged member of EUROSAI in 1995. The main objectives of the Organization are to promote professional cooperation among Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs), to encourage the exchange of information and documentation, to advance the study of public sector audit, to stimulate the formation of academic positions in this field and to work towards the harmonization of terminology in the field of public audit.
Within the framework of EUROSAI the State Audit Office operates in:
From May 22nd – May 25th 2017, the X EUROSAI Congress was held in Istanbul, Turkey. The central theme of the event was implementation of the International Standards of Supreme Audit Institutions (ISSAIs), challenges and solutions for further improvement. During the Congress the State Audit Office was elected to the EUROSAI Governing Board for the next six years. As the new Governing Board member, it is undertaken the responsible for development of the Communication Portfolio.
From June 15th – June 19th 2014, the IX EUROSAI Congress took place in The Hague, the Netherlands. During the course of the Congress particular attention was paid to the challenges of the information age facing the operation of SAIs, their cooperation with the public and increasing their operational efficiency, focusing on searching for innovations within the work of SAIs in response to changes in society, and the need to adapt to them. The progress was evaluated and recommendations were adopted for the next three years of EUROSAI’s activity in relation to the need to promote the free movement of data within the public administration and to improve the communication methods of the audit institutions.
From May 30th – June 2nd 2011, the VIII EUROSAI Congress was held in Lisbon. During the Congress the EUROSAI member institutions approved a statement claiming for the reinforcement of the independence of SAIs – EUROSAI Statement.
The next XI EUROSAI Congress will take place in 2020 in the Czech Republic.