From Malaysia Factbook
The Auditor-General of Malaysia (A-G) is the head of the Auditor-General's Department. His responsibilities are spelt out under Article 105 of the Federal Constitution and the Audit Act 1957, which includes:
- to aid accountability by conducting independent audits of government operations; and
- to prepare Audit Reports in order to provide members of Parliament and the State Legislatures with objective information, so as to help them examine the government's activities and hold it to account.
The Auditor-General is appointed by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong, on the advice of the Prime Minister of Malaysia.
Auditor-Generals of Malaysia