GHANA METEOROLOGICAL AGENCY ACT - 2004 (ACT 682)

    Section - 23 - Accounts and Audit

    (1) The Board shall keep books of account and proper records in relation to them; and the accounts and records of the Agency shall be in a form approved by the Auditor-General.

    (2) The accounts of the Agency shall be audited by the Auditor-General within six months after the end of each financial year by the Auditor-General or by an auditor appointed by the Auditor-General.

    (3) The Auditor-General shall, not later than six months after the end of each financial year forward to the Minister, a copy of the audited accounts of the Agency for the preceding financial year.

    (4) The financial year of the Agency shall be the same as the financial year of the government.

    (5) The Director-General shall prepare budget estimates for each ensuing financial year and present the estimates to the Board for its approval not later than three months before the end of the preceding financial year.