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Commonwealth of Australia - The Treasury

Annual Report 2014/15

Abbreviations and acronyms

ABS
Australian Bureau of Statistics
ACCC
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
ACL
Australian Consumer Law
APCA
Australian Payments Clearing Association
ADB
Asian Development Bank
ADI
Authorised Deposit – taking Institutions
AIIB
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
ANAO
Australian National Audit Office
AOFM
Australian Office of Financial Management
APEC
Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation
APRA
Australian Prudential Regulation Authority
APS
Australian Public Service
APSC
Australian Public Service Commission
ARPC
Australian Reinsurance Pool Corporation
ASIC
Australian Securities and Investments Commission
ASL
Average staffing level
ATO
Australian Taxation Office
ASX
Australian Securities Exchange Limited
CAF
Legislative and Governance Forum on Consumer Affairs
CCA
Competition and Consumer Act 2010
CAMAC
Corporations and Markets Advisory Committee
CSEF
Crowd-sourced equity funding
CFR
Council of Financial Regulators
COAG
Council of Australian Governments
CPRs
Commonwealth Procurement Rules
DFAT
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
EL
Executive level
FOI Act
Freedom of Information Act 1982
FIMS2
Foreign Investment Management System Version 2
FRC
Financial Reporting Council
FSB
Financial Stability Board
FTE
Full time equivalent
FTP
Financial Transaction Plan
GDP
Gross domestic product
GIH
Global Infrastructure Hub
GST
Goods and services tax
IBRD
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
ICSID
International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes
IDA
International Development Association
IFC
International Finance Corporation
IFIs
International Financial Institutions
ILS
Integrated Leadership System
IMF
International Monetary Fund
IMFC
International Monetary and Financial Committee
IPS
Information Publication Scheme
IWC
Inclusive Workplace Committee
MIGA
Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency
MOPAN
Multilateral Organisation Performance Assessment Network
MYEFO
Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook
NDRC
National Development and Reform Commission
NAB
New Arrangements to Borrow
NIIS
National Injury Insurance Scheme
OECD
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
OTC
Over-the-counter
PBS
Portfolio Budget Statements
PBO
Parliamentary Budget Office
PHIAC
Private Health Insurance Administration Council
PGPA Act
Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013
RBA
Reserve Bank of Australia
RIS
Regulation Impact Statement
RAM
Royal Australian Mint
SDR
Special Drawing Rights
SES
Senior Executive Service
SMEs
Small and Medium Enterprises
SPP
Specific Purpose Payment
TES
Tax Expenditure Statement