Auditor General

Mr. Sefita Sifa ‘Akau Tangi was appointed as the Auditor General for Tonga on July 1, 2015. 


Mr. Tangi served as Deputy Auditor General from 1993 to 2003, during which he held the position of Acting Auditor General in 1993 and 1994. He was the Commissioner of Revenue from 2003 to 2011, overseeing the Ministry of Revenue, which includes Inland Revenue and Customs Services. Subsequently, he assumed an advisory role under the AusAID Technical Assistance program from 2011 to 2013. At the time of his appointment to the Auditor General's position, he was the Chairman of the Remuneration Authority in Tonga. Mr. Tangi also engaged in various community activities, serving as an external auditor, treasurer, and financial advisor.

Mr. Tangi earned his Bachelor of Business (Accounting and Economics) and Master of Commerce degrees from Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia. Professionally, he is a Fellow of CPA Australia (FCPA), where he has been an active member for over 25 years.

About us

Auditor General

Mr Sefita Tangi, FCPA (Aust.)

Postal Address

Tonga Office of the Auditor General
Tupou College Old Boys Building

P.O. Box 50, Maamaloa
Vaha'akolo Road


S5 Box