Overview of Additional Appropriations
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) is seeking additional appropriations of $29.577 million through Appropriation Bill (No. 5) 2014–15. The additional appropriation is for government assistance in relation to the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, which will be offset by financial contributions from other countries.
The Portfolio Supplementary Additional Estimates Statements are focused on explaining the supplementary additional estimates appropriations. Information on 2014–15 Budget resourcing, including a full set of entity budgeted financial statements, can be found in the 2015–16 Portfolio Budget Statements accompanying the 2015–16 annual appropriation bills.
Entity measures table
Table 1.1 summarises new Government measures taken since the 2014–15 Additional Estimates. The table shows expense and revenue measures, with the affected programme identified.
Additional estimates and variations
Table 1.2 details the supplementary estimates and variations for the ATSB resulting from new measures since the 2014–15 Additional Estimates in Appropriation Bill (No. 5).
Breakdown of additional estimates by appropriation bill
The following table details the Additional Estimates sought for the ATSB through Appropriation Bills (No. 5 and No. 6).
Table 1.4: Appropriation Bill (No. 6) 2014–15
This table is not provided as the ATSB is not seeking additional appropriation through Appropriation Bill (No. 6).