Statement from the department

Statement from the department

PM&C
Wednesday, 29 January 2020

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

Australian Government Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

Under the Statement of Ministerial Standards, the Prime Minister may seek advice from the Secretary of the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet on any matters within the Standards.

As has been publicly reported, the Prime Minister has sought the advice of the Secretary on the application of Ministerial Standards in relation to the administration of the Community Sport Infrastructure Grant Program.

As is normal practice, the Department does not comment on advice to the Prime Minister.