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Office of Inspector General

EPA OIG Organization Profile

This document reflects organizational performance data including payroll statistics, ROI, recoveries, fines and the potential monetary benefits of EPA OIG work. 

To learn more about our current performance data and the progress of our recommendations to the EPA, please visit our Semiannual Reports to Congress.

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What is the EPA OIG?

The Office of Inspector General is an independent organization that performs audits and investigations of the EPA to detect and prevent fraud, waste and abuse. Learn more

Profile Slideshow

  • Return on Investment 2017 1 - Return on Investment 2017
  • 2 - Payroll Percentage of EPA OIG Budget 2 - Payroll Percentage of EPA OIG Budget
  • 3 - Semiannual Reporting from Oct 2017 to Mar 2018 3 - Semiannual Reporting from Oct 2017 to Mar 2018
  • 4 - Potential Monetary Benefits 4 - Potential Monetary Benefits

OIG Independence of EPA

The EPA's Office of Inspector General is a part of the EPA, although Congress provides our funding separate from the agency, to ensure our independence. We were created pursuant to the Inspector General Act of 1978, as amended Exit.

Environmental Protection Agency  |  Office of Inspector General
1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W. (2410T)  |  Washington, DC 20460  |  (202) 566-2391
OIG Hotline: 1-888-546-8740.