Senate Finance and Public Administration References Committee

Owning Institution:

PwC: a calculated breach of trust

This report examines the key events of the PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) matter and their intersections with the Committee's inquiry. It also sets out the committee's views on PwC's approach to this serious and deliberate breach of confidence.

Administration of the referendum into an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Voice

This report examines the administration of the upcoming referendum to recognise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in the Australian Constitution through an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Voice.

The planning, construction and management of the Western Sydney Airport project

This inquiry report finds that the purchase of the Leppington Triangle land for the Western Sydney Airport project has breached the social contract between the Commonwealth and the public, by not providing any clear value for money and by creating arbitrary differences between landholders with...

The administration and expenditure of funding under the Urban Congestion Fund

This report finds that since its establishment in the 2018-19 Budget, the Urban Congestion Fund (UCF), and the Commuter Car Park Fund (CCPF) as a program within the UCF, have been administered without any proper administrative framework or oversight, and have been used as vehicles...

Lessons to be learned in relation to the Australian bushfire season 2019-20: final report

The key focus in this report is the impact of the 2019-20 bushfires on human health and welfare, and the recovery process for those who lived through the fires and are attempting to rebuild their lives in impacted regions and communities.