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What's new

3 April 2020

Most entities have recently made changes to their internal controls in response to COVID-19, including expanding work from home arrangements to support social distancing requirements.

25 March 2020

The health and wellbeing of our clients, the community and our people is our number one priority during these difficult times.

12 March 2020

In October 2019, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) issued its

6 March 2020

For International Women’s Day this year,  we share how women’s rights and gender equality have progressed at the Queensland Audit Office (QAO) over time.

Upcoming audits

In response to the Queensland Child Protection Commission of Inquiry, the Queensland Government is implementing a new child and family support system over the next 10 years. It is intended to have a greater focus on supporting families in providing a safe and secure home for their children.

Audit Status:
In progress

The quality of infrastructure investment decisions correlates with how successful a project is and how it will have the desired economic and social impact on the state.

Audit Status:
To be tabled

Queensland’s building and construction industry contributes significantly to the state’s economy. The industry’s reputation and its ongoing growth relies on licensees complying with their legislated obligations.

Audit Status:
In progress

Entities within the Queensland public education sector intend to deliver world class education and training services.

Audit Status:
In progress

Health service planning aims to improve service delivery to better meet the health needs of the population. It is future orientated and usually adopts a medium- to long-term (10–15 years) perspective.

Audit Status:
In progress

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