Finance Group

What we do

Finance Group is committed to supporting the Portfolio and does this by:

  • Coordinating the Defence Commonwealth Budget submission processes to secure future funding requirements and acquit all Department of Finance (DoF) requirements;
  • Delivering frameworks and advice that provide assurance and meet statutory obligations, including for external and internal budgeting, costing policy, and financial management compliance;
  • Producing external and internal financial performance and management reporting;
  • Delivering strategic financial analysis, assurance and advice that assists Group and Service decision making;
  • Providing financial systems, learning solutions and information, that enable the Defence workforce to fulfil their financial management responsibilities;
  • Managing Official Travel policy and advice, and compliance with Whole of Australian Government (WoAG) travel arrangements;
  • Valuation and financial management of Defence assets;
  • Processing purchase orders and invoice payments for goods and services;
  • Providing Departmental tax management services.