Brian Cochran, Finance Manager
Ph. 415-899-8912
Fax 415-899-8215

The Finance Division, part of the Administrative Services Department, provides financial services and fiscal management to all City departments, as well as outside agencies and individuals under the direction of the Finance Manager.  Programs within Finance include:

  • Accounting & Administration
  • Payroll
  • Accounts Payable & Receivable
  • Purchasing
  • Management & Budget

Finance is also responsible for coordinating the annual independent audit.  The City prepares a Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR).  Audited financial statements for the last three fiscal years can be accessed by clicking on the links below:

Following ownership transfer to the City of the asset previously owned by the Novato Finance Authority, the financial statements have been combined with the City's audit beginning in FY 10/11.

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