Office of State Auditor Suzanne M. Bump

Office of State Auditor Suzanne M. Bump

The Office of State Auditor Suzanne M. Bump (OSA) conducts audits, investigations, and studies to promote accountability and transparency, improve performance, and make government work better.


Massachusetts State House, Room 230, Boston, MA 02133


Who we serve

State Auditor Suzanne M. Bump serves as the chief accountability officer for Massachusetts state government and its residents, providing audits of state entities and contractors that assess their performance and recommend improvements. In addition, the OSA assists local and state government leaders to identify and address the impacts of unfunded mandates, and strengthens the Commonwealth's social safety net by identifying fraud in public benefits programs. The OSA has offices in Boston, Marlborough, Chicopee, and Brockton.

In 2017, our office received the highest possible rating on our peer review, conducted by the National State Auditors Association. Read the peer review here.

Recent news & announcements

Press Release

Auditor Bump Certifies More Than $1 Million in Unfunded Mandated Early Voting Costs on Municipalities for 2016 Election 

1/08/2018 Office of State Auditor Suzanne M. Bump

Certification comes after Bump's office determined part of early voting law constituted an unfunded mandate.

Press Release

Bump Calls for Modernization of Massachusetts Regional School Structure 

10/18/2017 Office of State Auditor Suzanne M. Bump

Auditor Suzanne M . Bump released a study that highlights challenges faced by regional school districts related to demographics, transportation, and state policies and funding.

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