Purchasing, leasing, renting, or otherwise acquiring supplies, services, or capital assets.
New Government Official Resources
Help for new government officials in keeping compliant with your responsibilities as a public official.
Compliance with ethics rules is the personal responsibility of each public official.
Assumed Business Name for Government resource
You may be asked for an Oregon business registry number in order to open a bank account, secure a line of credit, or conduct other business.
Laws and Rules
Minimum Standards for Audits of Oregon Municipal Corporations
Minimum Standards for Reviews of Oregon Municipal Corporations
Municipal Audit Law - ORS 297
Board of Accountancy Roster of Licensed Municipal Auditors
Oregon Society of CPAs (ORCPA)
Management representation of fiscal affairs - Review Report - OSCPA suggested report
Minimum Standards for Audits - OSCPA suggested audit program
Oregon Budget Law - OSCPA suggested audit program
Oregon State School Fund (ADM) - OSCPA suggested audit program
Student Investment Act (SIA) – ODE suggested audit program
Report required by Oregon State regulations - OSCPA suggested report
Department of Revenue
Local Budget Law
Registered Agent - Special Districts
Special districts are required to designate a registered office and a registered agent (ORS 198.340). The
Notice of Designation of Special District Registered Office and Registered Agent form must be filed with the Secretary of State Archives Division. This form must be completed each time a change is made in either the registered agent or the registered office. There is no fee for filing this form.