The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) awarded Finance Department a Certificate of Recognition for Distinguished Budget Presentation for Fiscal Year ending 2015.
The (GFOA) awarded a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to Camden County, Georgia for its comprehensive annual financial report for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2015.
The Certificate of Achievement is a prestigious national award recognizing conformance with the highest standards for preparation of state and local government financial reports. In order to be awarded a Certificate of Achievement, a government unit must publish an easily readable and efficiently organized comprehensive annual financial report, whose contents conform to program standards.
The CAFR must satisfy both generally accepted accounting principles and applicable legal requirements. A Certificate of Achievement is valid for a period of only one year. Camden County Board of Commissioners has received a Certificate of Achievement for the last twelve consecutive years. We believe our current report continues to conform to the Certificate of Achievement program requirements, and we are submitting this report to GFOA to determine its eligibility for this fiscal year.