Chief Finance Officer (CFO) Stewardship Forum

The CFO Stewardship Forum is a regular meeting of key finance contacts in Commonwealth entities. The Forum is coordinated by the Accounting and Framework Branch and provides updates from key areas within Finance on current issues impacting on Commonwealth entities.

Presentations by external entities are also regularly delivered on topical issues.

CFO Stewardship Forum email list: Used to communicate accounting and financial reporting issues to Commonwealth entities. For additional information or to add representatives from your organisation to the mailing list, email:

Location: Department of Finance, One Canberra Avenue FORREST 2603, in the Galambany Centre located on Ground Floor of the Finance building from 9:45am -12:00pm.

Invitations are issued for each meeting. As places are limited, please RSVP if you are attending.

2019 CFO Stewardship Forums

  • Friday 1 March 2019
  • Thursday 28 March 2019
  • Wednesday 24 April 2019
  • Thursday 30 May 2019
  • Thursday 27 June 2019
  • Thursday 25 July 2019
  • Friday 30 August 2019
  • Thursday 26 September 2019
  • Thursday 31 October 2019
  • Friday 29 November 2019

1. No CFO Stewardship Forum will be held in January and December 2019.
2. Forums in other months may be canceled if there is insufficient subject matter.
3. Forums in 2019 will be theme-based. The theme will be highlighted on the agenda published for each meeting.

Contact for information on this page: Financial Reporting and Accounting Policy Contacts

Last updated: 15 July 2019