Controller's Office, State

State Controller's Office (SCO)

The Controller is the Chief Fiscal Officer of California, the sixth-largest economy in the world. Elected every four years, the Controller is responsible for accountability and disbursement of the state’s financial resources. The Controller also safeguards many types of property until claimed by the rightful owners, and has independent auditing authority over government agencies that spend state funds. The Controller helps administer two of the nation's largest public pension funds, and serves on 70 state boards and commissions with authority ranging from state public land management to crime victim compensation.

General Information: 916-445-3028
Hearing Impaired: 916-322-4404
Fax: 916-322-4404

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