Inquiry into the 2012-13 Budget Estimates



The Committee tabled its pdf Report on the 2012-13 Budget Estimates - Part Two 5.86 Mb in Parliament on Wednesday 12 September 2012.

A response to both parts of the report from the Victorian Auditor-General's Office can be found pdf here 555.94 Kb .

The pdf Government response 752.98 Kb to the Report on the 2012-13 Budget Estimates - Part Two was tabled out of session on Tuesday 12 March 2013.


The Committee tabled its pdf Report on the 2012-13 Budget Estimates - Part One.pdf (2.31 Mb)  in Parliament on Wednesday 6 June 2012.

The pdf Government response  687.51 Kb to the Report on the 2012-13 Budget Estimates - Part One was tabled in Parliament on Thursday 29 November 2012.

2012-13 Budget Briefing Breakfast Seminar

The Public Accounts and Estimates Committee, in conjunction with the Department of Treasury and Finance, held its annual Budget Briefing Breakfast Seminar on Thursday 3 May 2012.

Mr Dean Yates, Deputy Secretary, Budget and Financial Management Division, and Ms Melissa Skilbeck, Deputy Secretary, Resource Management Reform, Department of Treasury and Finance provided a comprehensive briefing on the 2012-13 Victorian Budget.

The presentation can be found  here (pdf 604.04 Kb) .

Questionnaires - Department Responses

Departmental responses to PAEC 2012-13 Budget Estimates Questionnaire.

 pdf Department of Business and Innovation 130.85 Kb
pdf DBI Further Information 338.38 Kb

pdf Department of Education & Early Childhood Development 130.09 Kb

 pdf Department of Health 185.40 Kb

 pdf Department of Human Services 184.63 Kb

pdf Department of Justice 223.92 Kb

  pdf Department of Parliamentary Services 298.02 Kb

  pdf Department of Planning and Community Development 161.81 Kb

  pdf Department of Premier and Cabinet 181.88 Kb

  pdf Department of Primary Industries 128.45 Kb

  pdf Department of Sustainability and Environment 246.15 Kb

  pdf Department of Transport 189.01 Kb

 pdf Department of Treasury and Finance 306.82 Kb


Hearings and Transcripts


The 2012-13 Budget Estimates Hearings are being held from Friday 4 May 2012 to Friday 18 May 2012 inclusive.

The final schedule is available pdf here 14.30 Kb

Transcripts, Presentations and responses to Questions on Notice arising from Hearings

Friday 4 May 2012

Hon Kim Wells MP

Hon Ted Baillieu MP

Monday 7 May 2012

Hon Ken Smith MP (Speaker of the Legislative Assembly), Hon Bruce Atkinson MLC (President of the Legislative Council)

Hon Andrew McIntosh MP


Tuesday 8 May 2012

Hon David Davis MLC

Hon Dr Denis Napthine MP

Wednesday 9 May 2012

Hon Terry Mulder MP

Hon Louise Asher MP

Thursday 10 May 2012

Hon Peter Ryan MP

Hon Richard Dalla-Riva MLC

Friday 11 May 2012

Hon Robert Clark MP

Hon Martin Dixon MP

Tuesday 15 May 2012

Hon Peter Hall MLC

Hon Hugh Delahunty MP

Hon Matthew Guy MLC

Wednesday 16 May 2012

Hon Michael O'Brien MP

Hon Wendy Lovell MLC

Hon Nicholas Kotsiras MP

Thursday 17 May 2012

Hon Peter Walsh MP

Hon Mary Wooldridge MP

Friday 18 May 2012

Hon Jeanette Powell MP

Hon Ryan Smith MP

Hon Gordon Rich-Phillips MLC