A government auditor of the Court of Audit of the Republic of Slovenia carries out audits of accuracy and performance audits of direct and indirect users of public funds.
A person who has acquired the title of a government auditor may also act as the head of an outsourcer's auditing group that pursues the activity of internal auditing of budget users.
The title of a government auditor may be acquired by a person who meets the conditions prescribed to acquire the title and has passed professional examination.
The title of a government auditor may also be acquired by a person who meets other prescribed conditions, and:
1. has been entered in the register of certified auditors at the Slovenian Institute of Auditors, has passed the test in the subjects of government audit, and operations of the State and public entities from the training programme, and has successfully defended the final thesis, or
2. has acquired the title of an internal government auditor on the basis of the Public Finance Act, has passed the test in the subject of government audit from the training programme, and has successfully defended the final thesis.