Appendix G—Infrastructure and Transport Portfolio Bodies

During 2012–13 the Infrastructure and Transport portfolio included the bodies listed in Table G.1.

Table G.1 Infrastructure and Transport portfolio bodies

Ministerial councils Standing Council on Transport and Infrastructure (formerly Australian Transport Council)
Joint Commonwealth-state bodies Australian Motor Vehicle Certification Board n/a
Transport and Infrastructure Senior Officials' Committee (formerly Standing Council on Transport) n/a
Advisory bodies Australian Bicycle Council
Infrastructure Working Group n/a
High Speed Rail Advisory Group
Maritime Workforce Development Forum
Strategic Vehicle Safety and Environment Group n/a
Sydney Airport Community Forum
Technical Liaison Group n/a
Urban Policy Forum n/a
Statutory authorities, statutory committees and royal commissions Infrastructure Australia
International Air Services Commission
Motor Vehicle Standards Review Panel n/a
Statutory office holders Administrator of Vehicle Standards n/a
Associate Administrators of Vehicle Standards n/a
Infrastructure Coordinator
Inspector of Transport Security
Registrar of Liner Shipping
Prescribed agencies under the FMA Act Australian Transport Safety Bureau
Commonwealth authorities under the CAC Act Airservices Australia
Australian Maritime Safety Authority
Civil Aviation Safety Authority
Moorebank Intermodal Company
National Transport Commissiona
Commonwealth companies under the CAC Act (limited by shares) Australian Rail Track Corporation
Other companies (limited by guarantee) Australian Road Research Board (ARRB) Group Ltd
Austroads Ltd
Sydney Airport Slot Manager n/a
Transport Certification Australia Ltd


CAC Act = Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Act 1997.

FMA Act = Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997.

n/a = not available online.

  1. Parliament passed amendments to the National Transport Commission Act 2003 at the end of 2010 which brought the National Transport Commission under the CAC Act from 1 July 2011.

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