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Publications archive - Budget statements


Key departmental publications, e.g. annual reports, budget papers and program guidelines are available in our online archive.

Much of the material listed on these archived web pages has been superseded, or served a particular purpose at a particular time. It may contain references to activities or policies that have no current application. Many archived documents may link to web pages that have moved or no longer exist, or may refer to other documents that are no longer available.

Portfolio Budget Statements 2003-2004

Environment and Heritage Portfolio
Budget Initiatives and Explanations of Appropriations 2003-2004
Budget Related Paper No. 1.7
Commonwealth of Australia 2003
ISSN 1448 - 1219 (Online), 1448 - 1200 (Print)

Part C - Agency Budget Statements (continued)
Commonwealth Bureau of Meteorology (continued)

Section 4 - Purchaser/Provider and Cost Recovery Arrangements


There are no formal purchaser/provider arrangements for the Bureau of Meteorology.



The Commonwealth Bureau of Meteorology is committed to implementing the Commonwealth's formal cost recovery policy. In accordance with this policy the Commonwealth Bureau of Meteorology will adhere to the Commonwealth's cost recovery guidelines when:

In 2003-04 the Commonwealth Bureau of Meteorology will review its cost recovery arrangements against the Government's new cost recovery policy and guidelines. As part of the review a Cost Recovery Impact Statement (CRIS) will be prepared.