Senate Order 16 (Minchin Motion) reporting requirements

In accordance with Senate Order 16—Departmental and Agency Grants (Minchin Motion)—the Senate agreed to a motion by Senator Minchin requiring all Australian Government departments and agencies to produce a list of all grants approved in each portfolio or agency, including the value of the grant, recipient of the grant and the program from which the grant was made.

The list of grants are tabled three times a year, no later than 7 days before the commencement of Budget estimates, Supplementary budget estimates and Additional estimates hearing.