Review of the Reserve Bank of Australia Annual Report 2018 (Second Report)

Tabled: 12 December 2019

© Commonwealth of Australia 2019

ISBN 978-1-76092-027-1 (Printed version)

ISBN 978-1-76092-028-9 (HTML version)

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Preliminary Pages
(PDF 161KB)
Chapter 1 - Introduction (PDF 126KB)
Chapter 2 - Monetary policy and other issues (PDF 374KB)
Appendix A - Hearing, briefing and witnesses
(PDF 62KB)
Appendix B - Seventh statement on the conduct of monetary policy
(PDF 86KB)

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Standing Committee on Economics
PO Box 6021
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: (02) 6277 4587

About this inquiry

The RBA Governor’s appearance before the committee at biannual public hearings are an important element of the Bank’s accountability framework. The details of the framework are set out in the Statement on the Conduct of Monetary Policy agreed between the Treasurer and the RBA Governor.

In addition, the committee has the power, under Standing Order 215(c), to inquire into the annual reports of departments and authorities within its areas of responsibility, as set out in the schedule presented by the Speaker.

Past Public Hearings

09 Aug 2019: Canberra