Inquiry into the 2019-20 Budget Estimates

Schedule and Transcripts

Following the introduction of the 2019-20 Appropriation Bills, the Public Accounts and Estimates Committee held public hearings with all Ministers and the Parliament's Presiding Officers. The hearings allow the Committee to ask questions on a wide variety of issues relating to the Budget. The 2019-20 Budget Estimates hearings commenced on Friday 31 May 2019.

A printable schedule can be found here pdf2019-20 Budget Estimates Schedule94.32 KB

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 At the 2019-20 Budget Estimates hearings witnesses took questions on notice or agreed to supply further information about particular issues. Responses to these questions and further information can be found here.


Friday 31 May 2019

Time Minister Portfolio Presentations  Transcripts
8.30am Hon. Tim Pallas MP     Treasurer

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pdfTabled Document2.60 MB

11.30am Economic Development

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12.05pm Industrial Relations

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1.30pm Hon. Daniel Andrews MP Premier

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4.30pm   Mr Andrew Greaves Victorian Auditor-General's Office

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5.05pm Hon. Colin Brooks MP (Speaker)
Hon. Shaun Leane MLC (President) 
Parliamentary Departments 

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Friday 7 June 2019

Time Minister Portfolio Presentations Transcripts
8.30am Hon. Robin Scott MP

Assistant Treasurer

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10.05am Veterans pdfPresentation1.54 MB pdfTranscript144.55 KB
2.30pm Hon. Richard Wynne MP Planning pdfPresentation2.34 MB pdfTranscript229.21 KB
3.45pm Housing pdfPresentation790.49 KB pdfTranscript157.89 KB
4.30pm Multicultural Affairs pdfPresentation1.04 MB pdfTranscript168.66 KB
5.30pm Hon. James Merlino MP Education pdfPresentation4.74 MB pdfTranscript266.16 KB
8.00pm Hon. Gayle Tierney MLC Training and Skills / Higher Education pdfPresentation2.43 MB pdfTranscript256.88 KB


Tuesday 11 June 2019

Time Minister Portfolio Presentations Transcripts
9.00am Hon. Gavin Jennings MLC Special Minister of State pdfPresentation720.92 KB pdfTranscript250.02 KB
10.30am Priority Precincts pdfPresentation4.02 MB pdfTranscript163.51 KB
11.05am Aboriginal Affairs pdfPresentation939.19 KB pdfTranscript161.67 KB
12.00pm Hon. Lily D'Ambrosio MP Energy, Environment and Climate Change pdfPresentation1.40 MB pdfTranscript320.45 KB
2.05pm Solar Homes pdfPresentation552.76 KB pdfTranscript141.70 KB
3.00pm Hon. Martin Pakula MP Racing pdfPresentation162.90 KB pdfTranscript164.13 KB
3.35pm Jobs, Innovation and Trade pdfPresentation848.87 KB pdfTranscript221.29 KB
5.05pm Tourism, Sport and Major Events pdfPresentation820.53 KB pdfTranscript206.09 KB
6.30pm Hon. Marlene Kairouz MP Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation

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7.05pm Suburban Development

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7.40pm Hon. Adem Somyurek MLC Small Business pdfPresentation1.09 MB pdfTranscript161.68 KB
8.15pm Local Government pdfPresentation1.57 MB pdfTranscript192.70 KB


Wednesday 12 June 2019

Time Minister Portfolio Presentations Transcripts
8.30am Hon. Jacinta Allan MP Transport Infrastructure

pdfPresentation1.82 MB

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11.00am Hon. Jaala Pulford MLC Roads / Road Safety and the TAC

pdfPresentation1.35 MB

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1.05pm Fishing and Boating

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2.30pm Hon. Melissa Horne MP Public Transport pdfPresentation2.83 MB

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pdfTranscript Clarification31.90 KB

4.05pm Ports and Freight pdfPresentation962.59 KB pdfTranscript158.50 KB
5.00pm Hon. Jaclyn Symes MLC Agriculture pdfPresentation268.62 KB pdfTranscript265.00 KB
6.35pm Regional Development pdfPresentation1.01 MB pdfTranscript218.84 KB
7.40pm Resources pdfPresentation586.83 KB pdfTranscript228.27 KB


Thursday 13 June 2019

Time Minister Portfolio Presentations Transcripts
8.30am Hon. Jenny Mikakos MLC  Health pdfPresentation721.19 KB pdfTranscript394.32 KB
11.30am Ambulance Services pdfPresentation461.21 KB pdfTranscript209.07 KB
1.15pm Hon. Gabrielle Williams MP Prevention of Family Violence pdfPresentation349.47 KB pdfTranscript225.06 KB
2.20pm Women pdfPresentation1.09 MB pdfTranscript215.62 KB
3.25pm Youth pdfPresentation2.01 MB pdfTranscript162.00 KB
4.15pm Hon. Martin Foley MP Mental Health pdfPresentation1.19 MB pdfTranscript110.98 KB
5.35pm Equality pdfPresentation 623.12 KB pdfTranscript50.10 KB
6.10pm Creative Industries pdfPresentation626.26 KB  pdfTranscript54.36 KB
7.10pm Hon. Luke Donnellan MP Child Protection pdfPresentation 323.40 KB

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pdfTranscript clarification932.40 KB

8.15pm Disability, Ageing and Carers pdfPresentation359.14 KB  pdfTranscript200.54 KB


Friday 14 June 2019

Time Minister Portfolio Presentations Transcripts
8.30am Hon. Jill Hennessy MP Attorney-General pdfPresentation218.42 KB pdfTranscript 274.73 KB
10.15am Workplace Safety pdfPresentation127.83 KB pdfTranscript167.07 KB
11.05am Hon. Lisa Neville MP Water pdfPresentation2.49 MB pdfTranscript212.31 KB
1.00pm Police pdfPresentation 3.70 MB pdfTranscript 360.99 KB
2.32pm Emergency Services
4.00pm Hon. Ben Carroll MP Corrections pdfPresentation518.64 KB pdfTranscript213.05 KB
5.05pm Victim Support pdfPresentation235.62 KB pdfTranscript165.58 KB
5.40pm Crime Prevention pdfPresentation279.01 KB pdfTranscript168.77 KB
6.15pm Youth Justice pdfPresentation 288.15 KB pdfTranscript222.55 KB



At the 2019-20 Budget Estimates hearings witnesses took questions on notice or agreed to supply further information about particular issues. Responses to these questions and further information can be found here.

Last Updated on Friday, 13 December 2019