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Senate Order on Entity Contracts - 2019 Calendar Year
24th February 2020
Pursuant to the Senate Order on Entity Contracts (as amended 14 May 2015), the following table sets out contracts entered into by the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, which provide for a consideration to the value of $100 000 or more and which: (1) started during the period, 2) ended during the period, and 3) started before the period and ended after the period. Some of the contracts listed contain confidentiality provisions of a general nature that are designed to protect the...
Draft legislation program - House of Representatives
20th February 2020
2020 Autumn Sittings of Parliament: Week 3 (24 to 27 February)
Draft legislation program - Senate
19th February 2020
2020 Spring Sitting of Parliament: Week 3 (24 - 27 February)
Legislation Proposed for Introduction in the 2020 Autumn Sittings
5th February 2020
Bills marked * are proposed for introduction and passage in the Autumn sittings.
Gender Balance on Australian Government Boards Report 2018-19
Office for Women
4th February 2020
The Gender Balance on Australian Government Boards Report is prepared annually by the Australian Government Office for Women, and reports on the Government’s performance against its gender diversity target.
Social Impact Investing Taskforce - Interim Report
31st January 2020
Executive Summary The interim report summarises the Taskforce’s findings to date—and includes three initiatives recommended for immediate implementation. A final report will be submitted to Government in June 2020. The challenge Despite Australia’s prosperity, too many Australians still face persistent disadvantage and exclusion. Social impact investing can ignite—and grow—better interventions to ensure everyone can participate in the economic and social life of the nation. In Australia, the...
Annual Progress Report 2019 - Australian Government Response to the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse
23rd December 2019
Second annual progress report on implementation of recommendations from the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.
Open letter to the Australian Public Service December 2019
13th December 2019
Friday, 13 December 2019 Dear colleagues The Prime Minister today released the final report of the Independent Review of the Australian Public Service (APS) and the Government’s response as part of the Government’s reform agenda for the APS: ‘Delivering for Australians’. We should all be proud of being part of the APS. We are a world-class public service. We work in remote and regional Australia, in Canberra and other capital cities, and around the world. What you do every day, helps to...
Delivering for Australians
13th December 2019
A world-class Australian Public Service: The Government’s APS reform agenda ‘Delivering for Australians’ is part of our commitment to build the APS’s capability and workforce to better support Australians, grow our economy and create jobs, and keep Australians safe.