Australian Maritime Safety Authority
Section 1: Entity overview and resources
The Australian Maritime Safety Authority’s (AMSA) strategic direction statement has not changed from that published in the 2016–17 Portfolio Budget Statements (PB Statements).
The Entity resource statement details the resourcing for AMSA at Additional Estimates. Table 1.1 shows the total resources from all sources for the 2016–17 Budget year, including variations through Appropriation Bills No. 3 and No. 4 and special appropriations.
Table 1.1: Entity resource statement—Additional estimates for 2016–17 as at Additional Estimates February 2017
There have been no measures taken since the 2016–17 Budget for AMSA.
The following tables detail the changes to the resourcing for AMSA at Additional Estimates, by outcome. Table 1.3 details the additional estimates resulting from new measures and other variations since the 2016–17 Budget in Appropriation Bills Nos. 3 and 4.
The increase in 2016–17 funding for AMSA’s search and rescue response activities eliminates the previous year’s operating loss for this activity.
The following tables detail the additional estimates sought for AMSA through Appropriation Bills No. 3 and No. 4.
Table 1.5: Appropriation Bill (No. 4) 2016–17
AMSA is not seeking additional appropriation through Appropriation Bill (No. 4).