Acronyms and Abbreviations

20 Million Trees programme, 94

A

abbreviations, 384

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples employees, 130–1

infrastructure framework for communities, 118

Accessible Transport Jurisdictional Committee, 58

accountability and management, 120–32

Address and contact details, ii, iv Adelaide Airport noise amelioration, 71, 79

administered items

Air Transport (Programme 2.4), 71

defined, 11, 384

financial performance summary, 11–13

Infrastructure Investment (Programme 1.1), 30

Local Government (Programme 3.2), 98

Regional Development (Programme 3.1), 89

Road Safety (Programme 2.3), 64

Services to Territories (Programme 4.1), 107

Surface Transport (Programme 2.2), 55

Transport security (Programme 2.1), 48

Administrative Arrangements Order of 18 September 2013, 12, 13, 16

advertising and market research, 148

agency resource statement and expenses for Outcomes, 134–46

Agricultural Competitiveness White Paper, 7, 83

Air Navigation Act 1920, 77

air pollution see emissions standards Air Transport (Programme 2.4)

administered items, 71

deliverables, 70

Divisions/Offices, 42, 68

expenses for outcome, 136, 138, 144

highlights, 68

nternational engagement, 72–3

key performance indicators, 69

overview, 68

performance report, 69–80

summary of achievements, 7

see also aviation airports

air traffic management, 75

aircraft movements at Sydney airport, 75

aircraft noise amelioration, 71, 79, 80

building standards, 78

curfews, 70, 71, 79

environmental management, 70, 71, 78, 79–80 157

insurance reviews, 157

land use planning, 71, 80

leased federal airports, 70, 77–8, 123, 156–7

master plans/development plans, 70, 78, 157

parking infringement revenue, 71, 79

performance data, 156–7

prescribed airspace, 79

public transport passenger movements, 78

regional and remote airports, 69, 70, 71, 80, 94

security screening (travellers/airside), 6, 43, 48, 49

tripartite deeds, 123

see also Sydney Airport; Western Sydney airport

Airports Act 1996, 70, 77, 78, 79

Airservices Australia, 20, 69, 71, 72, 74, 75, 80

Albanese, Hon. Anthony, 16

Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation working groups, 65

asset management, 12

Asset Recycling Initiative, 33, 34, 115, 117

Audit Committee, 121

audits and audit arrangements

ANAO reports, 124–5

independent auditor's reports, 164–5, 274–5

internal audit, 123

national infrastructure (Infrastructure Australia), 116

AusTender, 147

Austrade, 34

Australasian New Car Assessment Program, 66

Australia-China Memorandum of Understanding on Enhancing Cooperation in Infrastructure, 35

Australia-Japan Business Cooperation Committee 34–5

Australia-Japan Public Private Infrastructure Policy Dialogue, 34–5

Australian Automobile Association, 64

Australian Bureau of Agricultural Resource Economics and Sciences, 92

Australian Capital Territory, 8, 103, 105, 107, 109

Australian Centre of Excellence for Local Government 95, 96, 99

Australian Council of Local Government, 96

Australian Design Rules, 6, 62, 65–6

Australian Information Commissioner, 124

Australian Local Government Association, 80, 95, 96,98

Australian Maritime Safety Authority, 20, 21

incident costs (risk disclosure), 122

as National Maritime Safety Regulator, 53, 57

Australian National Audit Office

access clauses, 147

audits and reports, 124–5

Australian Public Service Employee Census, 127

Australian Rail Track Corporation, 4, 20, 25, 39

Australian Rural Roads Group, 117

Australian Strategic Air Traffic Management Group, 75

Australian Transport Safety Bureau, 20, 21, 74, 76

automotive workshops, 63

aviation

air services for remote communities, 69, 70, 80, 94

air traffic management, 75

disability access, 74

domestic flights on-time performance, 77

flight timeliness (domestic), 77

freight carried, 50, 60

international air services agreements, 77

international passenger movements, 47, 77

international services (scheduled flights), 77

passengers on domestic flights, 69

policy, 7, 71, 75

regulation, 68, 70, 73–4, 76

safety, 68, 70, 72–4, 76

security, 43–51

Senate committee accident investigations report 68, 74

see also Air Transport (Programme 2.4)

Aviation Implementation Group, 75

Aviation Policy Group, 75

Aviation Safety Regulation Review, 68, 70, 73–4, 76

Aviation Security Identification Cards, 48

awards

for Graduate Development Program, 127–8

local government awards, 95, 96, 98, 99

B

Badgerys Creek airport site see Western Sydney airport Bass Strait Passenger Vehicle Equalisation Scheme 55, 58

Bega Bypass, NSW, 26

Bird, Hon. Sharon, 1

Black Spot Programme, 5, 25, 36

Boyer Pulp Mill, 89

Briggs, Hon. Jamie, 16

Brisbane, 26, 71

Bruce Highway, Qld, 5, 26

Building Australia Fund, 13

Building Stronger Regional Communities: Budget Outcomes 2014–15, 91, 94

buildings at airports, 78, 79

Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics, 65; publications, 8, 9, 56, 60, 83, 90

Bureau of Meteorology, 74

Business 20 group, 34

business plans see planning and reporting framework

C

Cabinet National Infrastructure Committee, 4

capital works programme, 8, 12

carbon dioxide emissions, 53, 59

case studies

Aviation Safety Regulation Review, 76

Building Resilience—Ben Roberts-Smith VC MG

Presentation, 132

building stronger regional communities, 94

building sustainable transport security best practice auditing in the region, 51

The Evolution of Australian Towns, 90

Freightline, 60

Indian Ocean Territories Community Development Grants Programme, 110

Inland Railway Project, 39

MH370 Joint Agency Coordination Centre, 10

National Awards for Local Government, 99

No. 1 Australian Government Graduate Employer 128

Pacific Highway upgrade, 31

Review of the Motor Vehicle Standards Act 1989, 67

State of Australian Cities interactive city maps, 35

technology based screening for LAGs, 49

Trends: Infrastructure and Transport to 2030

(publication), 56

Western Sydney Infrastructure Plan, 37

Centenary of Canberra 2013, 8, 103, 104, 107, 109

chief executive officers of portfolio agencies, 21

Chief Executive's Instructions, 12, 147, 384

China, engagement with, 35

Christmas Island, 8, 103, 104, 106, 107, 108, 109 110

cities: State of Australian Cities reports, 35, 38

civil aviation see airports; aviation

Civil Aviation Act 1988, 68, 70

Civil Aviation Safety Authority, 20, 21, 68, 70, 74, 75 76, 80

client service standards, 123

COAG see Council of Australian Governments

Coastal Trading (Revitalising Australian Shipping)

Act 2012, 54, 124

Cocos (Keeling) Islands, 8, 103, 106, 108, 110

Comcare, 152, 153

committees (departmental), 120–1

Commonwealth Disability Strategy, 131

Community Development Grants Programme, 7, 83,89, 91, 108, 110

community engagement see consultation

Community Infrastructure Grants, 89, 91

complaints resolution, 123

concessional bridging loan, 4, 25, 36

conservation programs, 94

consultancy contracts, 148

consultation

with ATSI communities, 118

aviation safety review, 76

industry forums, 47

infrastructure and transport sector, 56, 113

Infrastructure Australia, 113, 118

on preventative security, 49–50

on road safety, 65, 67

shipping industry, 52

Sydney Airport issues, 80

see also international engagement

Continuous Monitoring Approach (aviation safety), 73

contracts and contracting (departmental), 147–8

corporate governance, 120–3

Council of Australian Governments

Infrastructure Working Group, 34

Intergovernmental Agreement on Surface Transport Security, 50

reforms, 34, 115

Senior Officials Meeting, 116, 118

Council of Transport and Infrastructure, 54

courts and tribunals, 124

crashes and fatalities (road crashes), 31, 62

Critical Infrastructure Protection Programme, 50

CSIRO, 92

curfews (aircraft movements), 70, 71, 79

D

Darwin, 26

Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011–2020, 65

definitions, 384–5

Department of Defence, 74, 80

Department of Industry, 53, 59

Department of Infrastructure and Regional

Development

established, 4, 16, 126

financial statements, 165–271

overview, 16–21

role and functions, 4, 16, 18–19, 27

Department of Infrastructure and Transport

enterprise agreement, 129

restructured and renamed, 4, 16

see also Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development

Department of Regional Australia, Local Government

Arts and Sport

abolished, 16

enterprise agreement, 129

financial statements, 275–380

transfers of staff, 126

Department of the Environment, 53, 59

Department of the Treasury, 12

Deputy Secretaries, 17

‘Did you know?’ see transport and infrastructure facts disability reporting (Department), 131

disability services and standards

access to air services, 74

accessible public transport, 54, 58

Disability Workforce Action Plan, 130

diversity in the workplace, 130–1

driver fatigue management, 37, 58

driver training, 64, 65

drought assistance package, 94

due diligence activities, 36

E

ecologically sustainable development, 149–51

Economic Growth Plan for Tasmania, 83, 92

emissions standards (vehicles), 53, 59

employees see workforce

energy consumption (departmental), 151

Energy White Paper, 53, 59, 83

enterprise agreement, 129–30

enterprise risk framework and disclosure, 122–3

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999, 149

environmental management (airports), 70, 78, 79–80,157

environmental performance (department), 151

ethical standards, 120

European Union, 70

Evaluation Strategy, 9

The Evolution of Australian Towns, 8, 83, 90

Executive Management Team, 120

Executive Team, 17

exempt contracts, 147

expenditure on administered finances, 12–13 see

also agency resource statement and expenses for

Outcomes; financial statements

external scrutiny, 124–5

F

fatality statistics, 31, 62

federal leased airports, 70, 77–8, 123, 156–7

Finance, Reporting and Programme Committee, 121

Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997,11, 134, 148

financial performance, 11–13

financial statements

Department of Infrastructure and Regional

Development, 165–271

Department of Regional Australia, Local

Government, Arts and Sport, 275–380

financing infrastructure see Infrastructure Investment (Programme 1.1)

fraud control, 123

freedom of information, 123

freight

air freight, 50, 60

containers and container vessels, 56, 59, 60

freight volumes, 44, 60

iron ore, 36, 53, 55, 60

key freight routes, 59

movements across Australia, 60

national strategy, 59

projections, 60

rail freight, 56, 60

rail infrastructure, 39, 55

road freight, 56, 60

Tasmanian transport equalisation schemes, 13, 55,58

tonnes moved, 60

Freightline, 60

G

G20 participation, 34–5

Gateway WA, 26–7

General Government Sector agencies, 21, 383

Global Air Navigation Plan, 72

Global Aviation Safety Plan, 72

Global Technical Regulation on Pole Side Impact, 6, 61

glossary, 382–3

governance see corporate governance

government authorities and companies (portfolio agencies), 20–1

Graduate Development Program, 127–8

grant programmes, 154–5

Green Paper on Developing Northern Australia, 83, 8

Green Vehicle Guide, 54, 59

H

health and safety management see work health and safety

Heavy Vehicle Safety and Productivity programme, 5,25, 37

heavy vehicles

1-tonne mass transfer arrangements, 58, 382

B-Triples on Hume Highway, 115, 117

charging and investment reform, 54, 58

fatal crash involvement, 62

numbers, 56

regulation, 52, 53, 57, 58

safety, 5, 25, 37, 58, 66

high-level departmental groups, 120

human resources management, 125–32

Hume Highway, NSW and Victoria, 115, 117

Hunter Expressway, NSW, 25

I

imported vehicles, 63, 65

incident reports (WHS), 152

indemnities, 122–3

independent auditor's reports, 162–3, 272–3

Indian Ocean Territories, 8, 13, 103, 104, 105, 106,107, 108, 110

Indigenous Infrastructure Policy Framework, 116,118–19

Indonesia, 51

industry engagement, 47

Information Publication Scheme, 118, 123

information technology, 12, 43

Infrastructure (Outcome 1) see outcome and programme structure; Infrastructure Investment (Programme 1.1)

Infrastructure and Investment Working Group of G20 34

infrastructure and transport facts see transport and

Infrastructure facts Infrastructure Australia, 20

audit process, 116

Council, 113, 114, 116

deliverables, 116

established as independent statutory authority, 5, 34

highlights, 113

key performance indicators, 115

organisational structure, 113

overview, 113

performance, 115–18

planning, 116, 117

priority list, 113, 116

procurement benchmarks, 117–18

publications, 118

role, 5, 34, 113

Infrastructure Australia Amendment Act 2013, 5, 27,34

infrastructure construction, 36

expenditure on, 5

financing and investment, 4, 5, 6, 34–5, 36, 113,117

foreign investment in, 34–5

Major Project Facilitation, 38

procurement benchmarks, 117–18

Infrastructure Growth Package, 5, 12, 13, 33–4

Infrastructure Investment Programme, 9, 12, 13, 30,33–5

Infrastructure Investment (Programme 1.1)

administered items, 30

deliverables, 29

Divisions/Offices, 24, 27

expenses and resources for outcome, 12–13, 136 137, 142

financing options, 6, 25, 33–4, 36

grants, 25

highlights, 25–7

key performance indicators, 28

overview, 27

performance report, 28–39

policy initiatives, 33–5

projects, 5, 30, 32

summary of achievements, 4–6

Infrastructure Priority List, 113, 116

Infrastructure Tax Incentive, 113

Infrastructure Working Group, COAG, 34

Inland Rail Implementation Group, 5, 25

Inland Railway Project, 5, 25, 39

Inspector of Transport Security, 6, 43, 47, 50

insurance reviews (airports), 157

intermodal terminals, 115, 117

internal audit, 123

international air services agreements, 77

International Air Services Commission, 20

international airports see airports

International Civil Aviation Organization

Air Navigation Commission, 71, 72

Committee on Aviation Environmental Protection, 80

Council membership, 7, 68, 71, 72

engagement with, 50

international engagement

aviation, 50–1, 70, 72–3, 77

for foreign investment, 34–5

Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, 7, 10, 68

road and transport safety, 65, 66

transport security, 50–1

international flights

freight, 50

passengers, 47, 77

International Maritime Organization, 50, 51, 54, 55, 57

International Oil Pollution Fund, 55

international passenger movements (aviation), 47, 77

International Transport Forum, 55, 65

internet home page, ii interstate road transport fees, 13, 55

investment see Infrastructure Investment (Programme 1.1)

iron ore

exports, 36, 60

rail freight traffic, 53

rail network, 55

J

Japan, engagement with, 34–5

Jervis Bay Territory, 8, 103, 106, 107, 108, 109, 122

Joint Agency Coordination Centre, 7, 10, 68

Joint Standing Committee on the National Capital and External Territories reports, 109

Joint Transport Research Centre, 5

judicial decisions, 124

K

key performance indicators, 28

keys2drive education programme for learner drivers 64, 65

L

Land Transport Infrastructure Amendment Bill, 33

Latrobe Valley, 89, 92

learning and development, 9, 127

leased federal airports, 70, 77–8, 123, 156–7

legal services expenditure, 124

letter of transmittal, ii

liquid, aerosol and gels screening, 6, 43, 47, 4

local government

funding for roadworks, 8, 38

grants to, 8, 13, 95, 96, 97, 98, 103

national awards, 95, 96, 98, 99

referendum, 96, 98

research and capacity building, 95, 99

Local Government (Programme 3.2)

administered items, 98

deliverables, 97

Divisions/Offices, 82, 84, 95

expenses for outcomes, 140, 145

highlights, 95

key performance indicators, 96

performance report, 96–9

summary of achievements, 8

Local Government (Financial Assistance) Act 1995, 97

Local Government Financial Assistance Grants

programme, 8, 13, 95, 96, 97, 98, 103

Local Government National Report, 97, 98

Local Government Reform Programme, 97, 98

M

M80 Ring Road, Melbourne, 5, 26

machinery-of-government changes, 4, 12, 13, 16, 126

Major Project Facilitation, 38

Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, 7, 10, 68

management and accountability 120–32

Marine Safety (Domestic Commercial Vessel) National Law Act 2012, 57

maritime industry

Australian trading fleet, 52

containers and container vessels, 56, 59

marine environment protection, 54

regulation, 53, 54, 57

summary of achievements, 6

transport security training, 6, 43, 51

see also shipping policy and regulation; Surface Transport (Programme 2.2)

Maritime Industry Finance Company Limited, 122

Maritime Transport and Offshore Facilities Security Act 2013, 124

market research, 148 Melbourne, M80 Ring Road, 5, 26

Memorandum of Understanding on Enhancing

Cooperation in Infrastructure (Australia-China), 35

ministers, 4, 16

Moorebank Intermodal Company Limited, 123

Motor Vehicle Standards Act 1989, 61, 65; review of,6, 66, 67

Mrdak, Mike, 17

Murray-Darling Basin water infrastructure, 94

Murray Darling Regional Economic Diversification

Programme, 88, 89

N

Nation Building Program (National Land Transport) Act 2009, 33

National Airports Safeguarding Framework, 71, 80

National Aviation Policy Statement initiatives, 46

National Capital Authority 8, 20, 21, 103, 109

National Disability Strategy 131

National Heavy Vehicle Regulator, 52, 57, 58

National Highways Upgrade programme, 33

National Infrastructure Committee of Federal Cabinet,4

National Infrastructure Construction Schedule, 36

National Land Freight Strategy, 117

National Land Transport Network, 33, 36

National Maritime Safety Regulator, 53, 57

National Partnership Agreements, 33

National Ports Strategy 2012–13, 117

National Rail Safety Regulator, 53, 57

National Road Safety Forums, 65

National Road Safety Strategy 2011–2020, 6, 61, 63,64

National Stronger Regions Fund, 91

National Transport Commission, 20, 21, 58

National Urban Transport Strategy, 113, 115, 117

natural disasters see Reconstruction Inspectorate;reconstruction projects

New South Wales Rural Fire Fighting Service indemnity for damage, 122

noise amelioration at airports, 71, 79, 80

Norfolk Island, 8, 103, 105, 106, 107, 108

North Queensland Irrigated Agriculture Strategy, 92

Northern Australia development, 7, 83–4, 88, 89,91–2, 116–17

Northern Australia Sustainable Futures programme, 7,84, 88, 89, 91–2

Northern Territory Office of the Administrator, 107

O

O'Connell, Lyn, 17

OECD/International Transport Forum Joint Transport Research Centre, 55

Office of the Administrator Northern Territory 107

Office of the Australian Information Commissioner, 124

Office of Transport Security, 51

oil pollution, 55

Optimal Technologies at International Gateway Airports Programme, 48

Ord River Irrigation Expansion Stage 3 proposal, 92

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development see OECD

organisational structure, 18

outcome and programme structure, 16, 19, 24

agency resource statement, 134–6

expenses for outcomes, 13, 137–46

Outcome 1 performance see Infrastructure Investment (Programme 1.1)

Outcome 2 performance see Air Transport (Programme 2.4); Road Safety (Programme 2.3); Surface

Transport (Programme 2.2); Transport Security (Programme 2.1)

Outcome 3 performance see Regional Development (Programme 3.1); Local Government (Programme 3.2)

Outcome 4 performance see Services to Territories (Programme 4.1)

outlook, 9

P

Pacific Highway, NSW, 5, 25, 31

Papua New Guinea, 73

parking infringement revenue (airports), 71, 79

parliamentary committees, 124–5

parliamentary questions on notice, 125

passenger movements into/out of Australia, 47, 77

passenger rail services, 9

passenger screening at airports, 6, 43, 48, 49

payments to CAC Act bodies, 13

performance financial performance, 11–13

snapshot, 2–3

performance reports for Programmes see Air Transport (Programme 2.4); Infrastructure Investment (Programme 1.1); Local Government (Programme 3.2); Regional Development (Programme 3.2); Road Safety (Programme 2.3); Services to Territories (Programme 4.1); Surface Transport (Programme 2.2); Transport Security (Programme 2.1)

performance data for airports, 156–7

performance management (staff), 129

Philippines national transport security staff training 48, 51

Pilbara region railways, 53, 55

Plan for the Future, 12

planning and development around airports, 70, 78,79, 157

planning and reporting framework (departmental),122, 125–6, 131

policy advice, 8–9

Portfolio Additional Estimates Statements, 134

portfolio bodies, 20–1

Portfolio Budget Statements, 32, 122, 134, 38

portfolio issues, 75

ports

bulk freight, 60

containers and container vessels, 56, 59, 60

national strategy, 59, 117

Princes Highway, NSW, 26

priority list (Infrastructure Australia), 113

private sector investment, 6, 34, 113

procurement practices (department), 147–8

Productivity Commission, 5, 8, 34, 39

Programmes see outcome and programme structure protective security, 123

Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013, 34

Public Private Partnerships projects, 36

Public Service Act 1999 section 24(1) determinations 129, 130

public transport

accessibility standards, 54, 58

national strategy, 116

school bus seatbelts, 64, 65

publications

BITRE, 8, 9, 56, 60, 83, 90

Infrastructure Australia, 118

purchasing, 147–8

Q

Qantas Sale Amendment Bill 2014, 7, 68

Queensland sustainable development initiatives, 84,92

R

rail infrastructure

Pilbara region railways, 53, 55

projects, 5, 33, 39

rail network length, 27

see also Surface Transport (Programme 2.2)

rail transport

passenger rail services, 9

safety regulation, 53, 57

trends, 56

Reconciliation Action Plan, 131

Reconstruction Inspectorate, 8, 83, 88, 382

reconstruction projects, 8, 83, 88–9

recruitment and retention, 127

red tape see regulatory burden

referendum on local government, 96, 98

Regional and Domestic Aviation Security programme 48

Regional Aviation Access Programme, 70, 71, 94

Regional Development (Programme 3.1)

administered items, 89

deliverables, 87–9

Divisions/Offices, 82

expenses for outcomes, 140, 145

highlights, 83–4

key performance indicators, 85–6

overview, 84

performance report, 85–95

summary of achievements, 7

Regional Development Australia committees, 8, 83,89, 93

Regional Development Australia Fund, 13, 89, 91

regional initiatives, 91–3

Regional Passenger Screening programme, 48

Registered Automotive Workshops, 63

regulation

aviation, 68, 70, 73–4, 76

heavy vehicles, 52, 53, 57, 58

maritime industry, 6, 52, 53, 54, 57

rail safety, 53, 57

vehicle safety standards, 6, 61, 66

regulatory burden, 9, 52, 67

regulatory impact statements, 54, 58, 61

Regulatory Management System, 43

Remote Aerodrome Inspection Programme, 80

Remote Air Services Subsidy Scheme, 70, 80

remote communities

air services, 69, 70, 80

infrastructure, 71, 80

remuneration, 129

research, 8–9 see also Bureau of Infrastructure,Transport and Regional Economic

resilience (health and wellbeing), 132

revenue see financial performance review of year, 4–13

risk context statements, 47

risk management, 122–3

risk-based preventive security, 49–50

road infrastructure

local council funding, 8, 38

maintenance, 8, 33, 36, 38

projects, 5, 32

Western Sydney airport development, 37, 72

see also Road Safety (Programme 2.3); Surface Transport (Programme 2.2)

road safety

Black Spot Programme, 5, 25, 36

community attitudes, 65

crashes and fatalities, 31, 48, 62

driver fatigue management, 37, 58

heavy vehicles, 5, 25, 37, 58

local government projects, 38

national strategy, 61, 63, 64

statistics and research, 62, 63

vehicle standards, 6, 61, 62, 63, 65–6

Road Safety (Programme 2.3)

administered items, 64

deliverables, 63–4

Divisions/Offices, 42, 61

expenses for outcome, 136, 138, 143

highlights, 61

international initiatives, 65, 66

key performance indicators, 62

national strategy, 61, 63, 64

overview, 61

performance report, 62–7

summary of achievements, 6

road transport

freight moved by road, 56, 60

interstate road transport fees, 13, 55

safety see road safety

see also freight; heavy vehicles; Surface Transport (Programme 2.2)

Roads to Recovery programme, 5, 25, 33, 38

Roberts–Smith, Ben, 132

role and functions, 4, 16, 18–19, 27

Royal Australian Air Force, 75

S

salary see remuneration

school bus seatbelts, 64, 65

screening equipment and programmes, 6, 43, 48, 49

seatbelts on school buses, 64, 65

Secretary, 17

review by, 4–9

Secretary's Business Meeting, 120

security of transport services see Transport Security (Programme 2.1)

security training, 6, 43, 47, 48

‘Sell to Build’ programme, 113, 117 see also Asset Recycling Initiative

Senate Economics Committees, 125

Senate Estimates Committee hearings, 124–5

Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport

Legislation Committee, 125

Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport

References Committee Report into Aviation Accident

Investigations, 68, 74

senior executive, 17

Senior Executive Service, 129, 130

Senior Executive Service Management Team, 120

senior management committees, 120–1

separations (staff), 130

service charter, 123, 383

Services to Territories (Programme 4.1)

administered items, 107

deliverables, 106

Divisions/Offices, 102, 103

expenses for outcomes, 141, 146

highlights, 103

key performance indicators, 104–5

overview, 103

performance report, 104–10

summary of achievements, 8

shipping policy and regulation

consultation, 52, 57

marine environment protection, 54

summary of achievements, 6, 53, 54

see also Surface Transport (Programme 2.2)

side impact crashworthiness, 6, 61, 63, 66

slot management at Sydney Airport, 79

South Australia road funding, 95, 98

South Road Superway project, 5, 26

South Australia River Murray Sustainability Plan, 92

South Australian Regional Economic Development

Programme, 89

staff see workforce

stakeholder engagement see consultation

state governmental equivalent services, 108, 109

State of Australian Cities 2013, 35, 38

State of Play paper, 118

states and territories road maintenance funding see

National Land Transport Network

statistics

collection and publication, 62, 63

infrastructure and transport facts see transport and

infrastructure facts

trends, 56

Steps to the Future Indigenous Employment Program 99

Strategic Directions Review of the Heavy Vehicle Charging and Investment Reform, 54, 58

Strategic Information Technology and Security Committee, 12, 121

strategic policy see policy advice Strongim Gavman Programme, 73

Surface Transport (Programme 2.2)

administered items, 55

deliverables, 54

Divisions/Offices, 42, 52

expenses for outcome, 136, 138, 143

highlights, 52

key performance indicators, 53

overview, 52

performance report, 53–6

sustainability see ecologically sustainable development Sydney Airport

aircraft movements, 75

community consultation arrangements, 80

noise amelioration, 79

slot management, 79

see also Western Sydney airport Sydney Airport Community Forum, 80

Sydney Airport Group, 72

Sydney region aviation capacity, 72 see also Western

Sydney airport

T

Tasmanian Jobs and Growth Package, 7, 83, 89, 92

Tasmanian transport equalisation schemes, 13, 55, 58

taxation revenue, 13 technology see information technology; screening

equipment and programmes Territories see Services to Territories (Programme 4.1)

Territories Law Reform Act 2010, 105

Thailand, 51

Thistlethwaite, Hon. Matt, 16

towns, BITRE report on, 8, 83, 90

training

Departmental workforce, 9, 127

driver training, 64, 65

for transport security staff, 6, 43, 47, 48

Transport (Outcome 2) see outcome and programme

structure

transport and infrastructure facts (‘Did you know?’)

aircraft movements at Sydney airport, 75

airport traffic, 78

Australian Government Financial Assistance Grants to local government, 103

Australian trading fleet, 52

Christmas Island, 109

containers and container vessels, 59

crashes involving heavy vehicles, 62

domestic flights on-time performance, 77

freight on international flights, 50

freight volumes, 44

iron ore exports, 36

iron ore rail freight traffic, 53

iron ore rail network, 55

Norfolk Island, 106

passengers on domestic flights, 69

passengers on international flights, 47

rail network, 27

road crashes and fatalities, 48, 62

Transport Security Advisories, 47

Transport Security (Programme 2.1)

administered items, 48

deliverables, 46–7

Divisions/Offices, 42, 43

expenses for outcome, 136, 138, 143

highlights, 43

key performance indicators, 44–5

overview, 43

performance report, 44–51

summary of achievements, 5, 6

training programmes, 6, 43, 47, 48

Treasury, 12

Trends: Infrastructure and Transport to 2030

(publication), 8, 56

tribunals, 124

tripartite deeds, 123

trucks see heavy vehicles

Truss, Hon. Warren, 16

U

United Nations World Forum for Harmonization of Vehicle Regulations, 6, 61, 66

Universal Safety Oversight Audit Programme (aviation safety), transition from, 73

University Vacation Employment Program, 127

urban policy and projects

BITRE report on towns, 8, 83, 90

National Urban Transport Strategy, 113, 115, 116,117

State of Australian Cities 2013, 35, 38

V

vehicles

certification approvals, 63, 65

heavy vehicles see heavy vehicles

imported vehicles, 63, 65

emissions standards, 53, 59

safety standards, 6, 62, 63, 65–7

side impact crashworthiness, 6, 61, 63, 66

used vehicles, 63

Vietnam, 51

W

website address, ii

websites

Green Vehicle Guide, 54, 59

National Infrastructure Construction Schedule, 36

WestConnex project, Sydney, 4, 36

Western Sydney airport, 5, 7, 25, 37, 68, 70, 71, 72,80

Western Sydney Infrastructure Plan, 25, 37

wheat freight, 55, 58

White Paper on Northern Australia, 7, 83, 88, 117

Wilson, Andrew, 17

work health and safety, 152–3

workforce

average staffing level, 137, 139, 140, 141

diversity, 130–1

employment arrangements, 129–30

engagement and satisfaction, 127

gender profile, 126

learning and development, 127

location and classification, 126

number of staff, 130

performance management, 129

planning, 125–6

recruitment, retention and separation, 127, 130

remuneration, 129

resilience (health and wellbeing), 132

World Health Organization, engagement with, 65

Y

year in review, 4–13

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