Controller of Defence Accounts(CDA) Secunderabad is an Organization under Defence Accounts Department, Ministry of Defence, Government of India.
Defence Accounts Department is one of the oldest Departments under the Government of India. Its history dating back to more than 260 years and able to live up to the ravages of time till now. History of DAD could be traced back to East India Company, when British started to plant their feet in the Indian soil and started doing their transactions sitting from Fort St. George, Chennai.
The Organization of CDA Secunderabad was formed on 1st November, 1994 coinciding with the formation of the State of Andhra Pradesh.
The Organization is headed by Shri K Venkata Rao, IDAS, Controller.
CDA Secunderabad is having 34 sub offices spread across the twin cities of Hyderabad, Secunderabad and Visakhapatnam. These includes 2 Pay & Accounts Offices i.e. PAO (ORs) EME & PAO (ORs) AOC, 1 Area Accounts Office(Army), 2 Regional Audit Offices (MES), 3 Local Audit Offices and 26 Accounts Offices in GEs/UAGEs/BSOs.