Office of the Controller

The mission of the Office of the Controller is to establish, maintain and enforce the City’s accounting policies, practices, and procedures.

The mission of the Office of the Controller is to establish, maintain and enforce the City’s accounting policies, practices, and procedures.. The Office of the Controller is responsible for ensuring the City of Detroit meets all financial reporting requirements and is accountable for the integrity of the financial system and controls.  The Office of Controller is also responsible for grant audit and compliance.  The Office of the Controller is composed of the following divisions:

  • Administration
  • Financial Reporting
  • Accounts Payable
  • Payroll
  • Compliance and Risk Management