Estimates of government expenditure are referred to Senate committees as part of the annual budget cycle. This opportunity to examine the operations of government plays a key role in the parliamentary scrutiny of the executive.
2013-2014 Supplementary Budget Estimates
The 2013-2014 Supplementary Budget estimates hearings were held from Monday, 18 November to Friday, 22 November 2013.
|Estimates hearings for 2013|
Reports, hearing transcripts and answers to questions on notice
(including information from previous estimates hearings)
For more information on the role of estimates hearings, read: