Commonwealth entity

A Department of State or:

a parliamentary department or

a listed entity or

a body corporate that is:

established by a law of the Commonwealth or

established under a law of the Commonwealth (other than a Commonwealth company) and is prescribed by an Act or the PGPA Rule to be a Commonwealth entity.

The definition of Commonwealth entities in the PGPA Act does not cover:

bodies corporate that are established under, but not by, a law of the Commonwealth (such as Commonwealth companies)

the High Court and the Future Fund Board of Guardians.

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Last updated: 13 January 2016