Contact the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) with information regarding suspected fraud, waste or abuse in the use of public funds and public property in Massachusetts. Your confidential tips make a difference. You can help improve government.
The Massachusetts Office of the Inspector General (OIG) promotes good government. We are committed to collaboration at all levels of government to achieve this mission for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
The Massachusetts Certified Public Purchasing Official (MCPPO) Program provides training for public purchasing officials to promote good government. Through the program you can earn an MCPPO certification.
The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) hires talented individuals with the commitment, integrity and skills that will help us fulfill our mission of preventing and addressing the misuse of public funds and public property.
The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) has a Chapter 30B team trained in public procurement that can advise you on interpreting, analyzing and applying the provisions of Chapter 30B of the Massachusetts General Laws.
The Inspector General issues guides, advisories and forms to assist government employees and other stakeholders to operate effectively and efficiently.
In November 2016, the OIG updated two of its manuals. You may download them from the OIG website.
The Office works with various stakeholders to establish best practices for public design and construction projects.
After conducting an investigation, review or audit, the OIG may issue a letter or report detailing its findings and recommending reforms to prevent future problems.