This report by the Chair of the Australian Criminal Intelligence Commisison (ACIC) Board documents the operations of the ACIC in 2019–20 as required under the Australian Crime Commission Act 2002 (ACC Act).
This report is presented to the Commonwealth Minister for Home Affairs and the appropriate ministers of each state and territory via the Inter-Governmental Committee established under section 8 of the ACC Act.
The separate annual report by the ACIC Chief Executive Officer (CEO) fulfils the requirements of government agencies under the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013. It includes information about the ACIC’s progress against the purpose and performance criteria set out in the portfolio budget statements and corporate plan, details of the agency’s structure and staffing, and audited financial statements.
By producing separate reports, the Chair and the CEO are able to concisely address the requirements of the respective legislation.