Reports on Legal Services Expenditure

Paragraph 11.1(ba) of the Legal Services Directions 2017, issued by the Attorney-General under the Judiciary Act 1903, requires accountable authorities of non-corporate entities to ensure that “their entity’s legal services purchasing, including expenditure, is appropriately recorded and monitored and that, by 30 October each year, the entity makes publicly available records of its legal services expenditure for the previous financial year”.

The Department of the Senate legal services expenditure reports can be accessed below.

  • Legal Services Expenditure Report - 2017-18 (Excel 29KB)
  • Legal Services Expenditure Report - 2016-17 (Excel 81KB)
  • Legal Services Expenditure Report - 2015-16 (Excel 27KB)