Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Act 1997 (CAC Act) Bodies

CAC Act bodies are entities that are subject to the CAC Act. These are:

  • Commonwealth authorities [External Site] - a statutory authority (ie a body created by legislation) that is a separate legal entity from the Commonwealth and which has the power to hold money on its own account
  • Commonwealth companies [External Site] - companies under the Corporations Act 2001 in which the Commonwealth has a controlling interest

Flipchart of FMA Act Agencies / CAC Act Bodies

A flipchart of FMA Act Agencies / CAC Act bodies is available that shows all Agencies under the FMA Act and bodies under the CAC Act.

Table of CAC Act Bodies

A table of bodies subject to the CAC Act is also available.

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