Internal Audit's Unlimited Access to Information
Internal Audit is allowed unrestricted and unlimited access to documents/information as deemed related to an audit. This is stipulated by the Government Auditing Standards and the Government Accountability's Office's Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards found at: :http://www.gao.gov/govaud/govaudhtml/index.html
Internal Audit expects and intends for clients’ full cooperation. This includes a reasonable, timely response to inquiries and relaying of requested materials. Internal Audit strives to give ample notice of items needed.