Australian Electoral Commission

Valuing the Australian Census

Statistical agencies worldwide have come under pressure from ministers to provide greater justification for the hundreds of millions of dollars of costs of a national census. Read More

Audit ambit: more scrutiny on federal contract deals

The federal audit committee is gearing up for round two of its inquiry into the messy world of contractors and consultants, as the auditor-general prepares for a yearly look at related issues. Despite all the sound and fury, it's hard to see much changing. Read More