To enable accurate Commonwealth contribution calculations by utilising nationally consistent pricing and costing standards.

Strategic Goal


Calculate the Commonwealth contribution accurately, including efficient growth and funding guarantee.
The Commonwealth contribution, to be paid to each state and territory, is calculated accurately based on activity and advised to the Commonwealth Treasurer in a timely manner.

Develop data requirements to conduct reconciliation activities.
Guidelines for data collection in relation to the rolling three year Data Plan is developed in adherence with data integrity and privacy provisions.

Reconcile estimated and actual volume of service delivery for calculation of Commonwealth contributions.
A robust Reconciliation Framework is developed and implemented.