State sector productivity

The Productivity Commission has published an issues paper for its inquiry into state sector productivity. Read the media release.

The issues paper aims to assist individuals and organisations to participate in the inquiry. It outlines the background to the inquiry, the Commission’s intended approach, and the matters about which the Commission is seeking comment and information.

The paper contains specific questions to which responses are invited. Submissions are due by 8 September 2017.

The focus of the inquiry’s terms of reference is on how to measure efficiency in core areas of the state sector, and how these measures can form part of effective performance management systems. The terms of reference are available below.