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Flipchart of Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013 (PGPA Act) Commonwealth entities and companies

The Flipchart sets out the information Finance has on the status of Commonwealth entities and companies at a particular date - 21 October 2017.

21 December 2017
Commonwealth Consolidated Financial Statements 2016-2017

The Consolidated Financial Statements for the Australian Government for the financial year ended 30 June 2017 have been released by the Minister for Finance.

15 December 2017
Appropriations and Cash guidance update

Finance has issued or updated the following guidance to assist entities in their management of appropriations, cash receipts, cash repayments, and breaches of section 83 of the Constitution: RMG-100 – Guide to AppropriationsRMG-307 – Retainable Receipts; EM 2017/47 – Special Accounts: Policy, Guidance and the Central Budget Management System (CBMS); and EM 2017/53 – Repayments made using the Special Appropriation in Section 77 of the PGPA Act.

05 December 2017
Australian Government Property Register

A register of landholdings owned by non-corporate Commonwealth entities, including title, address information and geospatial information.

01 December 2017
Australian Government response to the Joint Select Committee on Government Procurement Report

The Government tabled its response to the Committee's Report on Tuesday 14 November 2017.

14 November 2017
Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013 and Rule - Independent Review

An independent review of the PGPA Act and the accompanying Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Rule 2014 (PGPA Rule) is currently underway, in accordance with section 112 of the Act.  The review is being undertaken by Mr David Thodey AO and Ms Elizabeth Alexander AM.

27 October 2017
Department of Finance Annual Report 2016—17

The Department of Finance Annual Report 2016—17 has been released in both web and PDF formats.

20 October 2017
Flipchart of Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013 (PGPA Act) Commonwealth entities and companies

The Flipchart sets out the information Finance has on the status of Commonwealth entities and companies at a particular date - 3 October 2017.

09 October 2017
New Travel Accommodation Arrangement commences today

The Department of Finance, on behalf of the Commonwealth, has reappointed AOT Hotels Ltd as the sole provider of accommodation program management services for the next three years, with options to extend for a further three years.

02 October 2017
New Stationery and Office Supplies Panel commences today

The Department of Finance, on behalf of the Commonwealth, has appointed a new Stationery and Office Supplies Panel to provide savings through competitive pricing and conditions.

07 September 2017
Department of Finance Corporate Plan 2017-18

For the 2017-18 to 2020-21 reporting periods

31 August 2017
New Travel Accommodation Arrangement

The Department of Finance, on behalf of the Commonwealth, has reappointed AOT Hotels Ltd as the sole provider of accommodation program management services for the next three years, with options to extend for a further three years.

17 August 2017
New Stationery and Office Supplies Panel

The Department of Finance, on behalf of the Commonwealth, has appointed a new Stationery and Office Supplies Panel to provide savings through competitive pricing and conditions.

04 August 2017
Parliamentarians' Reporting

Parliamentarians' Expenditure - Period 1 July to 31 December 2016
- Former Parliamentarians’ Expenditure - Period 1 July to 31 December 2016
- Parliamentarians’ Certification Details - Period 1 July to 31 December 2016
- Former Parliamentarians’ Certification Details - Period 1 July to 31 December 2016
- Office Costs - Period 1 July to 31 December 2016
- Adjustments – Period 1 July to 31 December 2016

22 June 2017
GrantConnect, the Commonwealth Government's whole-of-government grant information system is now live 01 May 2017
Report on Advances Provided Under the Annual Appropriation Acts for the Year ended 30 June 2016 (AFM report)

The Finance Minister's report on AFMs issued in 2015-16 was tabled in Parliament.

20 March 2017
2017-18 Portfolio Budget Statements guidance

The 2017-18 Portfolio Budget Statements guidance was issued on 10 March 2017.

16 March 2017
Senate Order 12 - Production of Departmental File Lists

1 July - 31 December 2016

14 February 2017