Crown Agencies Resource Office
The Crown Agencies Resource Office (CARO) provides policies and guidelines to ensure a sound governance framework for British Columbia's Crown corporations and other public sector organizations. CARO also provides ongoing advice, information and support to Crown corporations and other public sector organizations to promote good governance, transparency, accountability and strategic alignment.
Services provided by CARO include:
- Developing and providing policies and processing to enhance transparency and accountability of Crown corporations and other public sector organizations
- Developing best practice guidelines and providing advice about mandate directives, service plans and annual reports
Governance and Accountability in the Provincial Public Sector
Public sector organizations are established by government to serve the public interest and to advance overall public policy objectives.