Audit methodology for auditing financial instruments, programming period 2021-2027

January 2024

This document presents the audit methodology for the audit of EU shared management funds’ financial instruments under the 2021-2027 programming period. The audit work is detailed in the checklist in the Annex to this audit methodology. The document describes the overall audit approach of the Commission services to carrying out system audits and audits of financial instrument operations, in accordance with the applicable rules and internationally accepted audit standards.

Annex
Responsibility
European Commission
Programming period
2021-2027