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Resources for Offices

Overarching Obligations

The Parliamentary Business Resources Act 2017 imposes overarching obligations.
The dominant purpose and value for money tests and specified conditions must be met. See s25, 26, 27, 28.

The Special Minister of State may determine that the following resources are to be provided for the conduct of your parliamentary business in your electorate, Ministerial or Office Holder office. These resources must not be used for commercial purposes:

Some of these resources are provided by departments to the offices of Ministers, Parliamentary Secretaries and Presiding Offices. Office Information and Communications Technology and Services are provided by the Department of Parliamentary Services.

Last updated: 09 December 2019