2014 - Chilean Audit to assess municipal corporations, by Consejo para la transparencia

The report, "Segunda fiscalización a Corporaciones Municipales'' do Consejo para la Transparencia (The Transparency Council) evaluated the content and usability of the websites for 53 municipal corporations in Chile . 14 categories were evaluated, which included 253 mandatory items, 27 best practices, and 22 items related to usability.
Theme Of The Audit: 
Number of Agencies Audited (Active): 
53
Compliance Level: 
"45,73% (average score of compliance with mandatory items) 65,61% (average score of usability - includes ability to find and use)"
Country: 
Chile
Region: 
Latin America - Caribbean
Audit type: 
Active
Authors: 
Consejo para la transparencia
Year That FOIA Took Effect: 
2009
Year of The Audit: 
2014
Policy Subject: 
Methodology: 

Each website was evaluated under 14 criterion that included 253 mandatory items (from the transparency law). For each category, the audit evaluated:
- Existence and operability of the links to all mandatory information required by the law
- Updated information within the 10 first days of the month
- Consistency with other sources

Usability was also evaluated through 22 aspects related to the ease of finding and using information.
27 aspects of best practices were also evaluated but were not reported. 

 

Experimental Conditions: 

Institutions were notified in advance that the evaluation process would take place.

Author Type: 
Public Organization
Audit Created By FGV: 
No
Audited Institutional Power or Type of Entity: 
Audited Levels of Government: