Audit Reports – Oil & Gas

EI Value Chain

1 – Legal Framework

Environment audit report on regulation and monitoring of drilling waste management in the Albertine region by National Environment Management Authority (NEMA)PerformanceUganda2014English
Performance Auditing of the Ministry of Oil’s policy to get advantage of the gas emitted through operations of extractions for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013:- Arabic – Complete Report | English SummaryPerformanceIraq 2015Arabic & English
Performance Evaluation of the Oil ministry’s Policy to develop the Extractive Fields (National Effort) for the period from 2010 till 2013:- Arabic – Complete Report | English SummaryPerformanceIraq 2015Arabic &English

2 – Surveying and Data Management

DescriptionThemeCountryYearLanguage
Performance Audit on The Management of  Geophysical and Geological Data for Oil and Gas in TanzaniaPerformanceTanzania2016English

3 – Award of contracts and licenses

DescriptionThemeCountryYearLanguage
BLM Needs Better Data to Track Permit Processing Times and Prioritize InspectionsPerformanceU.S.A2013English
Performance Audit on the Management of Process of Awarding Exploration and Development Contracts and Licences for Natural GasPerformanceTanzania2016English
NATURAL GAS EXPORTS: Updated Guidance and Regulations Could Improve Facility Permitting ProcessesPerformanceU.S.A2020English

4 – Monitoring of Operations

DescriptionThemeCountryYearLanguage
Performance Audit on Supply and Infrastructure Development for Natural GasPerformanceIndia2015English
Performance Audit on Supply and Infrastructure Development for Natural Gas Arabic – Complete ReportPerformanceIndia2015English
تحقيقات مكتب المدقق العام لجهود السلطات لتحسين استرداد النفط من المناطق المشتركة في الجرف القاري النرويجي – جهاز الرقابة في النرويج 2015PerformanceNorway2015Arabic
Interior’s Production Verification Efforts and Royalty Data Have Improved, but Further Actions NeededPerformanceU.S.A2015English
Updated Guidance, Increased Coordination, and Comprehensive Data Could Improve BLM’s Management and Oversight.PerformanceU.S.A2014English
Interior’s Reorganization Complete, but Challenges Remain in Implementing New Requirements.PerformanceU.S.A2012English
Interior’s Oil and Gas Production Verification Efforts Do Not Provide Reasonable Assurance of Accurate Measurement of Production VolumesPerformanceU.S.A2010English
Performance Auditing of the Ministry of Oil’s policy to get advantage of the gas emitted through operations of extractions for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013:- Arabic – Complete Report | English SummaryPerformanceIraq 2015Arabic & English
Performance Evaluation of the Oil ministry’s Policy to develop the Extractive Fields (National Effort) for the period from 2010 till 2013:- Arabic – Complete Report | English SummaryPerformanceIraq 2015Arabic &English
OIL AND GAS DEVELOPMENT: Actions Needed to Improve Oversight of the Inspection and Enforcement ProgramCompliance, PerformanceUSA2019English
Performance Evaluation Report on MoO Policy- Iraq:- Arabic – Complete Report | English PerformanceIraq 2018Arabic & English
Specialized Performance Audit the policy of ministry of oil for development of storage, of crude oil and gas at Basra oil company (2015-2018):- English ReportPerformanceIraq2018Arabic & English
Specialized Performance Audit on the policy of Ministry of Oil for development and enlargement the production2011-2016:- English ReportPerformanceIraq 2018Arabic & English
Report of Comptroller and Auditor of India- Arabic ReportPerformanceIndia 2018English & Arabic

5 – Collection of Revenue

DescriptionThemeCountryYearLanguage
Brazil, Colombia and Peru, joint auditFinancial, ComplianceBrazil2014English
Brazil, Colombia and Peru, joint audit:- Arabic Complete ReportFinancial, ComplianceBrazil2014English
Actions of the state in directing the use of oil shalePerformanceEstonia2014English
Comprehensive Financial audit of revenues on the oil and mineral sectorFinancial, ComplianceNiger 2010French
Interior’s Production Verification Efforts and Royalty Data Have Improved, but Further Actions NeededPerformanceU.S.A2015English
Data Management Problems and Reliance on Self-Reported Data for Compliance Efforts Put MMS Royalty Collections at Risk.PerformanceU.S.A2008English
Litigation over Royalty Relief Could Cost the Federal Government Billions of DollarsPerformanceU.S.A2008English

6 – Revenue Management and Allocation

DescriptionThemeCountryYearLanguage
Audit on financial management of the petroleum fund as well as compliance and performance auditFinancial, ComplianceGhana2015English
Audit on financial management of the petroleum fund as well as compliance and performance auditFinancial, ComplianceGhana2014English
Comprehensive Financial audit of revenues on the oil and mineral sectorFinancial, ComplianceNiger 2010French
Investigative Forensic Audit into the allegations of unremitted funds into the Federation accounts by the NNPCForensicNigeria2015English
Actions Needed for Interior to Better Ensure a Fair ReturnPerformanceU.S.A2013English
The Federal System for Collecting Oil and Gas Revenues Needs Comprehensive Reassessment.PerformanceU.S.A2008English
A Comparison of the Share of Revenue Received from Oil and Gas Production by the Federal Government and Other Resource OwnersPerformanceU.S.A2007English

7 – Implementation of Sustainable Policies

DescriptionThemeCountryYearLanguage
Management of Environmental risk during exploration and extraction phasesPerformanceArgentina2000Spanish
Actions of the state in directing the use of oil shalePerformanceEstonia2014English
The Netherlands as a European gas transmission hub A gas hub: benefits, need and risksPerformanceNetherlands2014English
The Office of the Auditor General’s investigation into target achievement in climate policyPerformanceNorway2010 English
Implementation of National Content in the Oil and Gas SectorPerformanceUganda2015English
Environment audit report on Regulation and Monitoring of drilling waste management in the Albertine Region by National Environment Management Authority (NEMA)PerformanceUganda2014English
Environment audit report on Regulation and Monitoring of drilling waste management in the Albertine Region by National Environment Management Authority (NEMA)PerformanceUganda2014Arabic
Pricing mechanism on major petroleum products in central public sector oil marketing companiesPerformanceIndia2014English
Changing Crude Oil Markets: Allowing Exports Could Reduce Consumer Fuel Prices, and the Size of the Strategic Reserves Should Be ReexaminedPerformanceU.S.A2014English
Changing Crude Oil Markets: Allowing Exports Could Reduce Consumer Fuel Prices, and the Size of the Strategic Reserves Should Be ReexaminedPerformanceU.S.A2014Arabic
Federal Approval Process for Liquefied Natural Gas ExportsPerformanceU.S.A2014English
Information on Shale Resources, Development, and Environmental and Public Health RisksPerformanceU.S.A2012English
Performance Auditing of the Ministry of Oil’s policy to get advantage of the gas emitted through operations of extractions for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013:- Arabic – Complete Report | English SummaryPerformanceIraq 2015Arabic & English
OFFSHORE OIL SPILLS: Restoration and Federal Research Efforts Continue, but Opportunities to Improve Coordination RemainPerformanceU.S.A2016English
Oil and gas in the UK – offshore decommissioningPerformanceUK2019English
Performance Audit Report on Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement Of Environmental Policies, Laws And Regulations As Regards To Petroleum Exploration Activities In TanzaniaPerformanceTanzania2016English
Performance Audit on Implementation of Local Content Provisions and Verification of Recoverable Cost in the Production Sharing AgreementsPerformanceTanzania2016English
Performance Audit Report on The Management of Human Capital Development in Oil and Natural Gas Industry in TanzaniaPerformanceTanzania2016English
A Performance Audit Report on Produced Graduates in Oil and Natural Gas IndustryPerformanceTanzania2016English