The objective of this audit was to examine the effectiveness of the Department of Home Affairs' administration of the support arrangements designed to ensure that the Cape Class patrol boats are achieving contracted availability and performance requirements.

Audit criteria

The ANAO proposes to examine whether the Department:

  • has established effective governance arrangements for the in-service support program
  • established effective arrangements to manage the in-service support contract
  • implemented effective arrangements to support the operation of the Cape class patrol boats.