Media Release

Review of the Parliamentary Business Resources Act 2017 and Independent Parliamentary Expenses Authority Act 2017

On 9 September 2021 the Finance Minister announced the independent review of the Parliamentary Business Resources Act 2017 and Independent Parliamentary Expenses Authority Act 2017

The review is being undertaken by the Hon Kelly O'Dwyer and the Hon Kate Ellis. 

Ms O'Dwyer and Ms Ellis are former Ministers of the Commonwealth and were both members of Parliament prior to and during the operation of the PBR Act and IPEA Act.

IPEA welcomes the review and the opportunity for all stakeholders to contribute.

Consultation on the review opened at 5.00 pm on Thursday 7 October. The submissions period closes at 5pm AEDT on 29 October 2021.

More information and the submission guidelines are on the Department of Finance website.


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