Commonwealth Financial Statements - Inquiry based on Auditor-General's report No. 24 (2017-18)

The Joint Committee of Public Accounts and Audit is conducting an inquiry based on any items, matters or circumstances connected with the following Auditor-General report:

  • No. 24 (2017-18) Audits of the Financial Statements of Australian Government Entities for the Period Ended 30 June 2017

The inquiry may consider all matters raised in the Audit Report including:

  • equity investment, concessional loans and contingent liabilities, and the applicable budget, accounting and valuation rules
  • significant and moderate findings for NDIA
  • management of IT controls 

The Committee invites submissions to the inquiry, addressing the terms of reference. Submissions are requested by 10 August 2018.

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

Past Public Hearings

17 Oct 2018: Canberra
19 Sep 2018: Canberra
22 Aug 2018: Canberra


Inquiry Status

Submissions closed

How to make a submission

The committee invites individuals and organisations to send in their opinions and proposals in writing (submissions)


If you require any special arrangements to enable you to participate in the Committee's inquiry, please contact the Committee Secretariat.

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