Naval Guided Weapons Maintenance Facilities Project

On Thursday, 16 August 2018 the Assistant Minister for Finance, The Honourable David Coleman MP, asked the Committee to inquire into and report on the Naval Guided Weapons Maintenance Facilities Project.

More information on the public works proposal can be found in the submission made by the proponent entity. The Committee's terms of reference are contained in subsection 17(3) of the Public Works Committee Act 1969.

Essentially, the Committee is required to report as expeditiously as practicable on:

  • the stated purpose of the proposed work and its suitability for that purpose
  • the need for the work
  • the cost-effectiveness of the proposal
  • the amount of revenue it will produce if the work is revenue producing the current and prospective value of the work.

The Committee invites interested organisations to make submissions in relation to the proposal, which must be lodged by Friday, 14 September 2018. Online submissions can be made on this page. For information on how to make a submission, go to our Making a submission to a Parliamentary Inquiry page.

 If you have any questions, please contact the secretariat on 02 6277 4636.

More information on the Committee, its role and responsibilities can be found at Role of the Committee or in the Public Works Committee Act 1969.

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Parliamentary Standing Committee on Public Works
PO Box 6021
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 4636

About this inquiry

Inquire into and report on the Naval Guided Weapons Maintenance Facilities Project.

Past Public Hearings

09 Nov 2018: Townsville


Inquiry Status

Report Tabled

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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