Government Policy Orders

Government policies will only apply to corporate Commonwealth entities and wholly owned Commonwealth companies if the Finance Minister makes a Government Policy Order (GPO) under section 22 or section 93 of the PGPA Act.

Resource Management Guide No. 207 describes the process departments must follow, on behalf of their minister (especially the consultation required), before the Finance Minister will make a GPO:

Contact for information on this page: governancepolicy@finance.gov.au

Last updated: 06 January 2017