The objective of this audit is to assess the effectiveness of the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet’s administration of the Indigenous Advancement Strategy’s Safety and Wellbeing program.

Audit criteria

The ANAO proposes to examine:

  • has the Safety and Wellbeing program been designed and implemented to support the Government’s objectives?
  • is the assessment of funding applications consistent with the Commonwealth Grants Rules and Guidelines and program guidelines?
  • is the management of grants consistent with the Commonwealth Grants Rules and Guidelines and program guidelines?
  • does the performance framework support the effective administration of grants and enable ongoing assessment of progress towards outcomes?