Government Datasets or APIs

Central Register of Programmes

The Commission of Audit recommended that the Dept of Finance develop and maintain a central register of all programme expenditure. In doing that Finance will need an authoritative listing of programmes, their structure etc. That central listing of programmes would be a great help to people outside govt who are trying to track spending by programme. So, could that listing be published on data.gov.au ? In the interim, ...more »

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Government Datasets or APIs

Central collection of annual reports

[previously called: "Actual expenses data by program"] I first put this suggestion up 8 months ago. As there has been no traction I'm expanding its scope. Annual reports are crucial to external accountability for the Australian Commonwealth government sector. They are the only source containing all the detail on government programmes from objective and strategy through to expenditure and results. Yet, they are not ...more »

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