The mission of the Finance Division is to develop fiscal policies to ensure a financially strong City government, provide finance-based services and facilitate growth in the City through the effective and efficient management of resources and processes.

The Finance Division administers the financial and treasury affairs of the City of Lake Elsinore. It serves as an indispensable partner on topics requiring economic, financial, and fiduciary inputs and expertise. As such, the division provides the City's departments and residents with dependable and efficient quality services in Cash Management, Accounting and Financial Reporting, Procurement, Grants, and Contracts, as well as its internal and external audit partners.