Determinants of Audit Report Lag of Financial Statements in Banking Sector

  • Sigit Handoyo Fakultas Ekonomi Universitas Islam Indonesia Yogyakarta
  • Erza Diandra Maulana PT. Sinergi Informatika Semen Industri


Audit Report Lag (ARL) is the time length of the auditor completing their activities on the client is measured from the end of the fiscal year until the date of audit report was signed. Research related to ARL has been widely carried out in some countries, considering the importance of this issue. This study analyzed the factors that affect ARL on the Conventional Bank Companies listed in the Indonesia Stock Exchange. The sample consisted of 84 companies listed in Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX) which submitted financial reports to OJK (the Financial Service Authority) in the period of 2013-2015. The data used in this research was selected by using purposive sampling method and analysis used multiple linear regression. Based on the analytical results, Profitability, Auditor Opinion, and Firm Reputation had negative significant effect toward ARL. Then Auditor Switching, Complexity, and Board of Size of Director had positive significant effect toward ARL.


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How to Cite
HANDOYO, Sigit; MAULANA, Erza Diandra. Determinants of Audit Report Lag of Financial Statements in Banking Sector. Matrik : Jurnal Manajemen, Strategi Bisnis dan Kewirausahaan, [S.l.], p. 142-152, june 2019. ISSN 2302-8890. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 12 july 2020. doi: