Terms of Reference

The terms of reference for the Committee's inquiry is the full text of, and any circumstances connected with, ANAO Report No.16 (2015–16), 2014-15 Major Projects Report.

On Thursday 11 February 2016 the Joint Committee of Public Accounts and Audit resolved to review ANAO Report No. 16 (2015–16), 2014-15 Major Projects Report, in detail.

Under section 8 of the legislation establishing the JCPAA, the Public Accounts and Audit Committee Act 1951, one of the duties of the Committee is to ‘examine all reports of the Auditor-General (including reports of the results of performance audits) that are tabled in each House of the Parliament’ and ‘report to both Houses of the Parliament, with any comment it thinks fit, on any items or matters in those … reports, or any circumstances connected with with them, that the Committee thinks should be drawn to the attention of the Parliament’.

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 Mar 2016: Canberra


Inquiry Status

Report tabled 5 May 2016

How to make a submission

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


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