This is the Annual Report of the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research for the year ended 30 June 2016.
The Report has been prepared in accordance with section 39 of our enabling legislation—Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research Act 1982, as amended. Consistent with section 42 of the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013 (PGPA Act), ACIAR has taken steps to ensure the annual financial statements have been prepared in accordance with relevant accounting standards and other requirements prescribed by the PGPA Rule 2014.
The Report includes the Centre’s audited financial statements, certified by the Australian National Audit Office, as required by section 43 of the PGPA Act. Annual performance is reported in compliance with section 39 of the PGPA Act.