Swedish Radio News reports that a preliminary study by the office already showed possible flaws in the Ministry's administering of the money, particularly in how aid projects were documented, distributed and followed up.
According to the auditor general, Claes Norgren, the review will deal with the Ministry's decision-making process on aid, how results are reported to parliament and whether payments are made in a timely manner.
"Ultimately, it is about whether the government's money is handled in an efficient manner," Norgren told Swedish Radio News.
Every year, some 80 organizations, such as United Nations agencies and the World Bank, receive aid from Sweden to the tune of about SEK 11 billion.
The review is scheduled to be completed this fall.