Recommendations for this Inquiry

INQ-ref REC-UID CODE SubCode SrcNUM Recommendation
INQ147 REC147-3186 A - Responsibility 38 - Agency/Department Reporting Recommendation 1

The Australian National Audit Office (ANAO) recommends that, in order to assist management decision making and to inform Parliament about performance, Emergency Management Australia (EMA) develop and report appropriate measures for its key emergency management activities and outcomes.

INQ147 REC147-3187 E - Agency Organisation 16 - Training and behaviour Recommendation 2

The ANAO recommends that, in order to maximise the benefit of emergency management training activities, EMA review periodically its approach to delivering individual training courses, to ensure the most appropriate delivery mechanism is used commensurate with training objectives.

INQ147 REC147-3188 E - Agency Organisation 12 - EM agency and authority Recommendation 3

The ANAO recommends that EMA maintain the Internet site to ensure that material is appropriate, current and readily accessible for users.

INQ147 REC148-3189 E - Agency Organisation 37 - Funding Recommendation 4

The ANAO recommends that, to ensure that grant conditions are satisfied, EMA enhance procedures to monitor the progress of projects and follow up those behind schedule or not fulfilling funding agreement requirements.

INQ147 REC147-3190 E - Agency Organisation 32 - Doctrine, standards, and reform Recommendation 5

The ANAO recommends that, to facilitate EMA’s response to requests for assistance in overseas emergency management situations, a statement of the broad principles, responsibilities and performance expectations to apply when EMA is involved in overseas operations be developed and agreed between EM