Administrative Services & Finance
NOTICE: The City of Solvang will be examining results of a User & Regulatory Fee Study and holding a Public Hearing at the August 9, 2021 City Council Meeting. Proposed fee increases would take effect on October 11, 2021. The fee study is available for public inspection at 1644 Oak St., Solvang, CA, 93463.
The mission for the Department of Finance is primarily to protect the city's and therefore the public's assets. The Finance Department consists of Accounting, Revenue Management, and Information Technology.
Government agencies are required by law to be audited on an annual basis. Annually, the City prepares a Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR), which includes the audit report as well as financial and statistical information for the public. The City has received an award for its CAFR for 30 of the last 31 years from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA)!