Media Releases

  • Audit Committee continues hearings on Commonwealth grants

    The Joint Committee of Public Accounts and Audit will hold a public hearing on Friday 17 March for its inquiry into Commonwealth grants administration.

    Media release issue date: Friday, 17 March 2023

  • Audit committee public hearings to examine grants and procurement administration

    The Joint Committee of Public Accounts and Audit will hold public hearings on Friday 3 March for its inquiries into Commonwealth grants administration and Commonwealth procurement.

    Media release issue date: Thursday, 2 March 2023

  • Administration of government grants to be examined by Audit Committee

    The administration of government grants will be examined in a new Parliamentary inquiry, seeking to understand and learn lessons from the administration of previous grants programs and strengthen how Commonwealth grants are delivered.

    Media release issue date: Monday, 26 September 2022

    Committee Secretariat contact:

    Committee Secretary
    Joint Committee of Public Accounts and Audit
    PO Box 6021
    Parliament House
    Canberra ACT 2600

    Phone: +61 2 6277 4615

    About this inquiry

    The Joint Committee of Public Accounts and Audit will inquire into and report on Commonwealth grants administration with a view to strengthening the integrity and administration of grants.

    Track Inquiry

    Past Public Hearings

    17 Mar 2023: Canberra
    03 Mar 2023: Canberra
    10 Feb 2023: Canberra


    Inquiry Status

    Accepting submissions


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