Accountability and reporting

As a government agency, Cancer Australia is required to provide information on our website about our contracts, discretionary grants, and our agency records, in order to comply with the Australian Senate's Procedural orders of continuing effect relating to orders for documents.

Fulfilment of these requirements is detailed below:

Agency records: 

The following document contains indexed listings of file titles created by Cancer Australia, in accordance with the requirements of Senate Continuing Order.

Contracts:

This section provides details of Cancer Australia’s contracts with other organisations valued at over $100 000, as required by a Senate Order.

The following files relate to contract listings for the 2015 calendar year.

The following files relate to contract listings for the 2014 calendar year.

The following files relate to contract listings for the 2013-14 financial year.

The following files relate to contract listings for the 2013 calendar year.

The following files relate to contract listings for the 2012-13 financial year.

The following files relate to contract listings for the 2012 calendar year. 

The following files relate to contract listings for the 2011-2012 financial year.  

The following files relate to contract listings for the 2011 calendar year.  

Senate Order Reporting -
Financial year 2014-15

Grants

Please find the attached report for the grants in Excel format (XLS 67 KB)

Procurement

Procurement contracts are available through the Senate Order Report located on the AusTender website.

Estimated cost of complying with this Order is $1,479.46  based on FTE hours used in the administration associated with the preparation of the report listing.

Grants reporting:

Under the Financial Management and Accountability Regulations 1997, a grant is an arrangement for the provision of financial assistance by the Commonwealth:

(a) under which public money is to be paid to a recipient other than the Commonwealth; and

(b) which is intended to assist the recipient achieve its goals; and

(c) which is intended to promote one (1) or more of the Australian Government’s policy objectives; and

(d) under which the recipient is required to act in accordance with any terms and conditions specified in the arrangement.

In accordance with Australian Government reporting requirements, the following document details all grants that Cancer Australia has funded since 2013.



Legal services expenditure:

This is a statement of legal services expenditure by Cancer Australia for the current financial year, published in compliance with paragraph 11.1 (ba) of the Legal Services Directions 2005.

Procurement:

It is a statutory requirement that Cancer Australia publish an Annual Procurement Plan on AusTender, stating our planned procurements for the coming financial year. 

Agency Multicultural Plan:

This resource is Cancer Australia's Agency Multicultural Plan (AMP) 2013-15:

Annual Reports:

Annual Reports provide a detailed description of Cancer Australia’s activities over a financial year period, against the performance targets presented in the Portfolio Budget Statements.

Corporate Plan 2015-16 to 2018-19:

Cancer Australia has developed a Corporate Plan for the period 2015-19, in accordance with the mandatory requirements as outlined in the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability (PGPA) Act 2013 and the PGPA Rule.

In line with the requirements, the Corporate Plan covers four reporting periods and sets out the objectives and strategies Cancer Australia intends to pursue to achieve its purposes.

As required under s.16E of the PGPA Rule, the Corporate Plan has been developed to include:

  • An introduction
  • The purposes of the entity
  • The broader environment within which the entity works
  • The planned performance of the entity, including details of the methodology, data and information that it will use to measure and assess its performance.
  • The capability of the entity
  • The entity’s risk oversight and management systems.

View the Cancer Australia Corporate Plan 2015-16 to 2018-19 (PDF 271KB) (WORD 57KB)