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We prevent and detect fraud and abuse and promote efficiency and effectiveness of the programs and operations of the City of New Orleans.

OIG Records

The links below are intended to provide interested parties with additional information about the OIG and our activities. If there are more specific records you would like to request, please contact our custodian of records by e-mailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Strategic Plans

Pursuant to City Code § 2-1120(17), the OIG is required to submit a strategic plan to the Ethics Review Board no later than September 1st. The strategic plan sets forth the OIG mission, describes the risk assessment criteria used to determine OIG priorities, outlines strategies for accomplishing goals within resource constraints, and establishes a schedule for future projects.

Annual Reports

Pursuant to City Code § 2-1120(9), the OIG is required to submit an annual report to the Ethics Review Board no later than March 31st. The annual report shall detail the activities and accomplishments of the OIG for the preceding calendar year.

Public Records

The OIG promotes transparency and accountability in city programs and operations. As such, we publish our requests for proposals for outside services, contracts with outside vendors, copies of OIG credit card statements, and court opinions that relate to OIG as an institution.

External Reviews of the OIG

Pursuant to City Code § 2-1120(16), the OIG is subject an external review every year by the Quality Assurance Review Advisory Committee and a peer review every three years by the Association of Inspectors General.