On 1 July 2015, the Migration Review Tribunal, Refugee Review Tribunal and Social Security Appeals Tribunal were merged with the Administrative Appeals Tribunal.

Links to corporate information for each of the former tribunals can be found below.

Migration & Refugee Review Tribunals

MRT-RRT ANNUAL REPORTS

Procurement reporting

FINANCIAL YEAR 2014-15 SENATE ORDER ON NON-CORPORATE COMMONWEALTH ENTITY CONTRACTS LISTING RELATING TO THE PERIOD 01 JULY 2014 - 30 JUNE 2015

All procurement contracts can be found through the Senate Order button on AusTender at www.tenders.gov.au. The report is titled ‘Senate Order on Confidentiality in Procurement Contracts by Agency’.

Pursuant to the Senate Order on non-corporate Commonwealth entity contracts the report sets out contracts entered into by the Migrant Review Tribunal – Refugee Review Tribunal which provide for a consideration to the value of $100,000 or more and which:

a. have not been fully performed as at 30 June 2015, or

b. which have been entered into during the 12 months prior to 30 June 2015

Policy file list

Commonwealth departments and agencies report each six months on the creation of policy files (files relating to policy advising functions, the development of legislation and matters of public administration), consistent with Senate Continuing Order No.12 (the 'Harradine motion').Our most recent reports are provided in the list of documents below.

Legal Services Expenditure

The Legal Services Directions 2005, issued by the Attorney-General under the Judiciary Act 1903 requires the chief executive of each agency to ensure that their agency's legal services purchasing, including expenditure, is appropriately recorded and monitored. By 30 October each year the agency must make the legal expenditure records for the previous financial year publicly available. Our most recent reports are provided in the list of documents below, and record legal services expenditure for the previous financial year."
 

Legal Services Expenditure 2014-15 Download pdf
Legal Services Expenditure  2013-14 Download pdf
Policy File List Download pdf

Social Security Appeals Tribunal

SSAT ANNUAL REPORTS

Senate Order on Government Agency Contracts

FINANCIAL YEAR 2014-15 SENATE ORDER ON NON-CORPORATE COMMONWEALTH ENTITY CONTRACTS LISTING RELATING TO THE PERIOD 01 JULY 2014 - 30 JUNE 2015

All procurement contracts can be found through the Senate Order button on AusTender at www.tenders.gov.au. The report is titled 'Senate Order on Confidentiality in Procurement Contracts by Agency'.

Pursuant to the Senate Order on non-corporate Commonwealth entity contracts the report sets out contracts entered into by the Social Security Appeals Tribunal which provide for a consideration to the value of $100,000 or more and which:

a. have not been fully performed as at 30 June 2015, or

b. which have been entered into during the 12 months prior to 30 June 2015

Funding agreements

The SSAT has no funding agreements with any organisation above the value of $100,000.

Cost of compliance

The estimated cost of complying with the Senate Order in relation to the current list for the SSAT is approximately $1,000. This is based primarily on an estimate of staff hours spent at average hourly rates for data collection, liaison, analysis and management. This figure also includes general overhead costs..

OLSC reporting

The SSAT is required under paragraph 11.1 (da) of the Legal Services Directions 2005 to report on legal services expenditure each financial year.

This data is available in the appendices of published SSAT Annual Reports