Roles and Objectives:

  1. Exchequer of government
  2. Control and manage public funds in accordance with the provisions of the Public Finance Act.
  3. Administers the implementation of all statutory accounting procedures and regulations.
  4. Provides supervision and technical support to managers and accounts staff.
  5. Prepare and submit to the Auditor General Final Accounts of the Consolidated Fund including the ten statutory statements.
  6. Facilitate and monitor the collection of non-tax revenue in accordance with the Annual Budgetary Estimates.
  7. Maintain an accurate and up to ate inventory of the public debt of Uganda.
  8. Ensure and plan for appropriate staffing levels of accounts staff in the Public Service and their acquisition of professional skills in the short, medium and long term.
  9. Disburse funds to government ministries and agencies.