Article 42 of the Regulations of the OLACEFS Charter sets out that, in the discharge of its duties, OLACEFS members are grouped into Committees (2), Technical Commissions (5) and a Working Group, which shall have an unlimited number of members.

In addition to the charter, the aforementioned regulations, the working bodies are subject to the operational guide for the running of committees, commissions and working groups, which regulates the creation, running and termination of OLACEFS Committees, Commissions and Working Groups, identifying the responsible bodies, functions, criteria, procedures and norms that in general regulate these matters.

Currently, OLACEFS working bodies are presided over as follows:

Body Presidency Term
OLACEFS Superior Audit Office of the Federation of Mexico 2016 – 2018
Executive Secretary Office of the Comptroller General of the Republic of Chile 2013 – 2018
Capacity Building Committee (CCC) Court of Auditors of Brazil 2016 – 2018
Special Committee to Assess the Charter and Regulations (CER) Court of Auditors of the Oriental Republic of Uruguay 2016 – 2018
Technical Commission on Good Governance Practices (CTPBG) General Audit Office of Argentina 2017 – 2020
Special Technical Commission for the Environment (COMTEMA) Court of Auditors of Brazil 2018 – 2020
Technical Commission for Performance Evaluation of SAIs and Performance Indicators (CEDEIR) Office of the Comptroller General of the Republic of Peru 2016 – 2018
Information and Communication Technologies Commission (CTIC) General Audit Office of Argentina 2016 – 2018
Commission for Citizen Participation (CPC) Office of the Comptroller General of the Republic of Paraguay 2016 – 2018
Public Works Working Group (GTOP) Office of the Comptroller General of the Republic of Chile 2018 – 2020

The term for the OLACEFS Presidency, Committees, Commissions and Working Groups, is triennial, starting on January 1 and ending on December 31 of the third year. This mandate may be extended once, with the exception of the OLACEFS Presidency, to which holders are not immediately re-electable. After the term for the presidency expires, be it one or two terms, the SAI wishing to be re-elected must wait a full three years.

The Executive Secretariat lasts six years and may be extended for an additional 3 years.

SEE OLACEFS ORGANIZATIONAL CHART