DOFA's Resource Management Framework, Property Group and Business
Services Group contribute jointly to the outcome of improved and
more efficient Government operations. They aim to develop a more
business like approach to government operations, through producing
outputs in three areas:
- public sector financial management
- property and contract management
- government information.
DOFA's contribution to this outcome can be assessed against the
indicators published in DOFA's 1999-2000 Portfolio Budget Statement.
A summary of the indicators is included at the end of this chapter.
DOFA's performance against these indicators was very good, as the
high level of compliance with financial frameworks, better than
expected returns on assets under management, increase in competitive
tendering and contracting activity, and improved access to government
More details on performance information and resource tables for
Outcome 2 are at the end of this chapter. Given the breadth of this
outcome, DOFA refined some indicators during the year. Revised indicators
for the future are included in DOFA's 2000-01 Portfolio Budget Statement.