Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development
Table 1.5: Appropriation Bill (No. 4) 2015–16
|Payments to States, ACT, NT and local government|
|Improved infrastructure across Australia
through investment in and coordination
of transport and other infrastructure
|Strengthening the sustainability,
capacity and diversity of regional
economies including through
facilitating local partnerships between
all levels of government and local
communities; and providing grants
and financial assistance
|Administered assets and liabilities||36,400||2,250,000||2,310,000||60,000||-|
- The 2014–15 available appropriation is included to allow a comparison of this year's appropriation with what was made available for use in the previous year. Available appropriation is the amount available to be drawn down, and is equal to: Budget Appropriation + Additional Estimates Appropriation + AFM - s51 withholdings - administrative quarantines +/- Machinery of Government transfers.
- The 2015–16 Budget appropriation excludes amounts quarantined by the Finance Minister under s51 of the PGPA Act.