Statement 9: Government Finance Statistics Statements
The financial tables presented in this statement are prepared in accordance with the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) accrual Government Finance Statistics (GFS) framework.
The Australian, State and Territory governments have an agreed framework — the Accrual Uniform Presentation Framework — for the presentation of government financial information on a basis consistent with the ABS GFS publication. This statement presents Australian Government data on an ABS GFS basis, as required by the Accrual Uniform Presentation Framework, except for the departures (other than in relation to the treatment of goods and services tax (GST)) detailed in Appendix A to Statement 2.
In accordance with Accrual Uniform Presentation Framework requirements, this statement also contains an update of the Australian Government’s Loan Council Allocation.