A Message From the Office of the Auditor-Controller

The Auditor-Controller's Office is open. While service for walk-ins is available, the public may want to contact the office prior to visiting so that we can be better prepared to serve you. To contact the Office please call (805) 568-2100 or email  auditor@co.santa-barbara.ca.us

 Read About Us on Forbes


The Santa Barbara County Office of the Auditor-Controller has been featured in Forbes on-line posts. The focus is how we have leveraged the Deming management philosophy in our organization.  Click here to read these seven posts.  



GFOA Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting (annually received since 1991)

GFOA Popular Annual Financial Reporting Award (annually received since 1994)