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Modernising the Public Sector Exhibition 19 February 2019
New eLearning modules are now available to help stakeholders better understand the PGPA Act and Rule 06 February 2019
Australian Government General Government Sector Monthly Financial Statements December 2018

The underlying cash balance for the 2018-19 financial year to 31 December 2018 was a deficit of $13,378 million.

01 February 2019
Australian Government General Government Sector Monthly Financial Statements November 2018

The underlying cash balance for the 2018-19 financial year to 30 November 2018 was a deficit of $12,497 million.

21 December 2018
Consolidated Financial Statements for the year ended 30 June 2018

The Consolidated Financial Statements for the Australian Government for the financial year ended 30 June 2018 have been released by the Minister for Finance.

12 December 2018
Award winning writers at Finance

Congratulations to Department of Finance staff Brad Cook and Dave Morton who won the Rosalind Hurworth Prize for best evaluation paper from the Australasian Evaluation Society (AES) in the 2018 Awards for Excellence in Evaluation.

29 November 2018
Australian Government General Government Sector Monthly Financial Statements October 2018

The underlying cash balance for the 2018-19 financial year to 31 October 2018 was a deficit of $15,336 million.

23 November 2018
Australian Government General Government Sector Monthly Financial Statements September 2018

The underlying cash balance for the 2018-19 financial year to 30 September 2018 was a deficit of $10,525 million.

25 October 2018
Department of Finance Annual Report 2017-18

The Department of Finance Annual Report 2017—18 has been released in both web and PDF formats.

18 October 2018
Australian Government General Government Sector Monthly Financial Statements July and August 2018

The underlying cash balance for the 2018-19 financial year to 31 August 2018 was a deficit of $5,534 million.   

11 October 2018
All Comcover Fund Members are invited to the 2018 Awards for Excellence in Risk Management on 5 October 2018

All Comcover Fund Members are invited to the 2018 Awards for Excellence in Risk Management on 5 October 2018.

28 September 2018
Department of Finance Corporate Plan 2018-19

For the 2018-19 to 2021-22 reporting periods.

03 September 2018
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 - 28 August 2018.

30 August 2018
ClauseBank is now live

The Department of Finance has developed the ClauseBank in response to Recommendation 5 of the Joint Select Committee on Government Procurement report, Buying into our Future: Review of amendments to the Commonwealth Procurement Rules (29 June 2017).

01 August 2018
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 - 02 July 2018.

03 July 2018
Australian Government General Government Sector Monthly Financial Statements May 2018

The underlying cash balance for the 2017-18 financial year to 31 May 2018 was a deficit of $10,016 million.

27 June 2018
Finance Position Paper on the implementation options for AASB 16 Leases

This paper identifies the Department of Finance's (Finance) position on the options available for implementation of AASB 16.

20 June 2018
RMG 202: A guide for non-corporate Commonwealth entities on the role of audit committees is now available

New guidance material released for RMG 202: A guide for non-corporate Commonwealth entities on the role of audit committees.

30 May 2018
Draft report available for comment: Independent Review of the PGPA Act 2013 and Rule 30 May 2018
Australian Government General Government Sector Monthly Financial Statements April 2018

The underlying cash balance for the 2017-18 financial year to 30 April 2018 was a deficit of $14,930 million.

25 May 2018

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