Our staff add value to public sector effectiveness and the independent assurance of public sector administration and accountability, applying our professional and technical leadership to have a real impact on real issues.
The Agriculture and Water Resources portfolio supports the sustainability, productivity, international competitiveness and profitability of Australia’s agricultural, fisheries and forestry industries and the sustainable, efficient and productive management and use of rivers and water resources.
The objective of this audit is to examine whether selected regulatory entities effectively apply the cost recovery principles of the Australian Government’s cost recovery framework. The selected regulatory entities are the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources, the Australian Maritime Safety Authority, and the Department of Health (Therapeutic Goods Administration).
The objective of this audit is to assess whether the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) and the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources (DAWR) have effectively administered the Farm Management Deposits (FMD) Scheme.
The objective of this audit is to undertake a two-stage process to examine whether selected entities have appropriate arrangements in place for implementing agreed ANAO performance audit, Joint Committee of Public Accounts and Audit and other parliamentary committee recommendations. The first stage would be a limited (negative) assurance engagement, and the second stage a reasonable (positive) assurance approach.