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Payments and Grants
This office provides oversight, monitoring and technical assistance to states and local election jurisdictions for HAVA funds. Formula grants include Requirements Payments to help states meet the requirements of Title III in HAVA, and the 2018 HAVA Election Security Grants to support election system upgrades to strengthen election security.
Resources for Voters
The EAC provides timely and useful information to American voters, who deserve accessible, accurate and secure elections
The EAC's Testing and Certification program is the critical first step in the process of maintaining the reliability and security of the voting systems used in our nation's elections.
Resources for Election Officials
Election officials need support to maintain and improve election systems. The EAC is a trusted partner in this important endeavor.
Research & Data
Innovative research and data collection fuels the EAC’s mission to improve voter experience and support election administrators.
Office of the Inspector General
The Government Auditing Standards (GAS) require that audit organizations have a system of quality control and undergo an external peer review every three years. In accordance with those standards, the OIG has developed and implemented a quality control policy and procedures to ensure that audits and attestation engagements are conducted in compliance with the GAS.
The OIG is both subject to and conducts peer reviews of other Federal Offices of Inspector General. Below is a copy of the most recent peer review report of the EAC OIG’s quality control process.
System Review Report on the U.S. Election Assistance Commission Office of Inspector General Organization
Report on the Modified Peer Review of the U.S. Election Assistance Commission Office of Inspector General Audit Organization
System Review Report and Comment Letter for the Audit Peer Review of the Election Assistance Commission’s Office of Inspector General
You can contact the EAC IG
Hotline via letter, phone, fax or email:
Office of Inspector General
The U.S. Election Assistance Commission
1335 East West Highway, Suite 4300
Silver Spring, MD 20910