About the Annual report

This report covers the Department of Employment and its performance during the period 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017.

Each year the Department acquits its performance in the annual report, including an annual performance statement—which is a report of the Department’s progress in achieving its purpose, as set out in the Corporate Plan and Portfolio Budget Statements.

This report is developed according to annual report requirements and guidance published by the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, and the Department of Finance.