A grant is a conditional transfer of resources from the Australian Government to a recipient for a specified purpose. Grants are directed at assisting recipients to achieve their own goals whilst also supporting Australian Government policy objectives. This list was last updated on 29 November 2017.
All members of the ABC Board are expected to make a full contribution to the Board’s work and operate as part of a team. Each Board member has a duty to exercise care and diligence and to ensure that the ABC meets its financial, legal, contractual and reporting obligations. Board members must act in good faith at all times and in the best interests of the ABC.
This document sets out information about appointments of non-executive Directors to the ABC and SBS boards, including the roles of the Department of Communications and the Arts, the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, the Nomination Panel, the Minister for Communications and the Arts, and the Prime Minister.
On 22 May 2017, the Australian Government released the final report of the ACMA review and its response. The Government supports or supports in principle all 27 of the recommendations of the review. Implementation of the recommendations is underway and a status report is at the link.