The local Government Unit of Sta. Magdalena passed the Good Financial Housekeeping (SGFH) component of the 2017 Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG). This is the result of the assessment done earlier this year by the Department of the Interior and Local Government. The criteria for the SGLG Award are as follows:
1. Compliance to Full Disclosure Policy (FDP) by updated posting of required documents in 3 conspicuous places. (Municipal Hall, Public Market, Municipal Library and Museum)
2. Compliance to Full Disclosure Policy (FDP) by updated posting of required documents in the FDP Online Portal (fdpp.blgs.gov.ph). The documents are also posted in the LGU Official Website (https://www.stamagdalena.gov.ph/full-disclosure).
3. No "adverse" or "disclaimer" audit opinion from COA in the 20