“Welcome to the Office of the Houston City Controller! We hope that this website serves as a valuable resource as you look to learn about our office, its work, and my role as your elected City Controller!”

- Houston City Controller Chris B. Brown


Harvey Recovers Oversight Committee

Harvey Recovery

Oversight Committee

Audit Division Graphic

Audit Division

Internal Audit Functions, Etc.

City Hall

Treasury Division

Reports, Transactions, Summaries

Vendor Liaison

Receive City Payments by Means of Direct Deposit

While the City of Houston Controller’s Office encourages you to save paper and get paid more efficiently, this direct deposit program does not apply to individuals receiving one-time payments such as water deposit or municipal courts refunds.

Fraud, Waste, Abuse

Saving Taxpayer Dollars

The Controller's Office is committed to eliminating fraud, waste and abuse in City government, therefore helping save tax payer dollars. This page is designed for reporting fraud, waste, and abuse cases allegedly committed against the City.