In accordance with the stipulations of the Constitution of the People's Republic of China，the Qinghai Provincial Audit Office was established in 1984. It is one of departments of provincial government, and is in charge of the audit work of whole province under the dual leadership of the provincial government and CNAO. There are 118 staffs, of them, 6 graduate students, 48 undergraduate students, 64 under junior collage students, 10 senior auditors, 42 auditors and 15 assistant auditors.
In the past 20 years, under the correct leadership of provincial Party committee, provincial government and CNAO, the audit institutions and all auditors at all levels conscientiously implement the Party's line, principles, policies, hold high the great banner of Deng Xiaoping Theory, fully act on the important thought of the "Three Represents", keep up the plateau spirit, emancipate the mind, keep pace with the times, work hardly and go in for innovation, boldly experiment with new audit methods with Qinghai characteristics, and give |major contribution for maintaining the financial and economic order, promoting the building of the Party's style of work and a clean government, ensuring a sound development of the reform and opening up and economic building. By the end of 2004, 37553 entities (or projects) were audited in whole province, found the acts of in violation of state stipulations amounts 575340 ten thousand yuan, sent 68 cases to judicial organs, 82 people were given disciplinary action with the Party or administrative disciplinary measure by the discipline inspecting organs, submitted 7168 pieces of audit reports and audit information, and provided service for making decisions of the Party committee and provincial government.