The Committee resolved to inquire into Auditor-General Report: 1/2020 – Shared Services Delivery of HR and Finance Services on 5 May 2021.

Inquiry status:
Date started:
5 May 2021
Submissions close:
Reporting date:
Report released 9 December 2021
& tabled 8 February 2022

The Committee will not be inviting or accepting public submissions in relation to this inquiry.

Public hearings will be held in June/July 2021 to hear evidence from the relevant Ministers and ACT Government Contractors.

Terms of reference

The Assembly’s Resolution of Appointment for the Committee of 2 December 2020, provides that:

(6) all reports of the ACT Auditor-General tabled in the Assembly stand referred to the Standing Committee on Public Accounts for inquiry and report; It follows that Terms of Reference for each of the Standing Committee’s inquiries into Auditor-General’s performance audit reports are, in effect, the Auditor-General’s report itself.

At its meeting on 5 May 2021 the Committee resolved to undertake further Inquire into Auditor-General Report: 01/2020 – Shared Services Delivery of HR and Finance Services.

Public hearings

10 June 2021, 9:30am - 11:30am

View Public hearings schedule and click here to read transcripts from these hearings.

Report 3 - Inquiry into the Auditor-General’s Report No. 1 of 2020 - Shared Services Delivery of HR and Finance Services PDF (284.3 KB) Word (3.1 MB)
Government response tabled 7 April 2022 PDF (17.6 KB)

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