This audit would assess the effectiveness of the Department of Parliamentary Services’ (DPS’) management of assets. According to its 2023–24 Portfolio Budget Statements, DPS is responsible for the management of approximately $157 million in departmental and $2.96 billion in administered assets.

Key assets include:

  • land and buildings ($2.75 billion);
  • heritage and cultural assets, including the Parliament House art collection ($127 million); and
  • property, plant and equipment ($122 million, which includes the $9 million parliamentary library collection).

Work program portfolio

This potential Performance audit is featured in 1 annual audit work program portfolio: