The Joint Committee of Public Accounts and Audit has commenced a review of the operations of the Australian Parliamentary Budget Office (PBO) pursuant to section 64T of the Parliamentary Service Act 1999.

The Committee will inquire into and report on:

In a press statement, Ms Lucy Wicks MP, Chair of the Committee, said, ‘This review will provide an opportunity for the Committee to gain an understanding of how the Parliamentary Budget Office (PBO) has improved since its previous independent review. The Committee will also examine options for possible areas of reform to support the effective operation of the PBO.’

Submissions from interested individuals and organisations are invited by
Thursday, 23 January 2019. The preferred method of receiving submissions is by electronic format lodged online.

Further information here.

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