Department of Infrastructure and Transport
Section 2: Outcomes and planned performance
2.1: Outcomes and performance information
Government outcomes are the intended results, impacts or consequences of actions by the Government on the Australian community. Programs are the primary vehicle by which Australian government agencies achieve the intended results of their outcome statements. Agencies are required to identify the programs which contribute to Government outcomes over the Budget and forward years.
Each outcome is described below together with its related programs, specifying the performance indicators and targets used to assess and monitor the performance of the Department in achieving Government outcomes.
Figure 2.1: Outcome and program structure
The Department administers a range of items on behalf of the Government. The relationship between the Department's outcomes and its administered items are detailed in Figures 2.2 to 2.3.
Figure 2.2: Outcome 1—Programs and administered items for 2013–14
|Program 1.1: Infrastructure investment
- The Department of the Treasury is appropriated for payments to and through states and territories for National Partnership payments. Further information on these programs can be found in Budget Paper 3 or the Treasury's Portfolio Budget Statements (Program 1.10).
Figure 2.3: Outcome 2—Programs and administered items for 2013–14
|Program 2.1: Transport security
|Program 2.2: Surface transport
|Program 2.3: Road safety
|Program 2.4: Air transport