First agency capability review reports released

News story
Executive summaries of the first 3 agency capability review reports are now available.
ACR Executive Summary

The 2 year trial of the Agency Capability Review Program commenced in July 2021 with the departments of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions; Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety; and Water and Environmental Regulation the first departments to participate.

The review program provides for the first time a proactive approach to agency and whole of sector improvement, and helps to identify and address risks before problems occur.

All staff and leadership from the 3 agencies are thanked for their commitment to and participation in the review.

The first 3 reviews have not only provided important information to guide agencies’ improvement activities, but also helped the Commission enhance and strengthen the process of undertaking a review.

Each executive summary outlines the process undertaken in each review, its findings, lines of inquiry and good practices.

Reviews provide important information to guide agencies’ continuous improvement activities, with all 3 agencies already commencing this work in response to their review.

Agencies are required to include in their annual report the improvement activities undertaken in response to the review.

Page reviewed 15 September 2022