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ABC Annual Report 2020

Reports required under section 80 of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation Act 1983

s.80(a) - s.80(daa)

Directions from the Minister relating to a broadcast or provision of content on a digital media service

No such directions received 2019-20

s.80(da)

Codes of practice developed under subsection 8(1)

See Appendix 4

s.80(e)

Particulars of any request made to the Board by the Minister during that year under subsection 8(2) and the action (if any) taken by the Board in respect of the request

No such requests made in 2019-20

See Appendix 2

s.80(f)

Particulars of any gift, devise or bequest accepted by the Corporation during that year

The Corporation received no gifts or donations within the meaning of section 80 of the Australian Broadcasting Act 1983

s.80(g)

Particulars of any advice received by the Board during that year from the ABC Advisory Council

See ABC Advisory Counci

s.80(j)

Activities under subsection 25A

See Financial Statements, Note 13

s.80(k)

Particulars of any activities during the year of any authorised business with which the Corporation is associated under that subsection

See Financial Statements, Note 1

s.80(l)

Particulars of significant changes of transmission coverage and quality

See Transmission and distribution of ABC services

Reports required under section 43 of the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013

s.43(1)

Auditor-General's report

Provided to the Minister on 25 August 2020

s.43(4)

Financial Statements

See Financial Statements

Reports required under the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Rule 2014

s.17BE(ka)

Statistics on numbers of employees

See Appendix 5

s.17BE(q)

Judicial decisions and reviews by Outside Bodies

Matters referred to the Australian Communications and Media Authority for review, see Timeliness. No other judicial decisions or decision of administrative tribunals were made in 2019-20 which had, or may have, a significant effect on the ABC's operations[check - Legal]

s.17BE(t)

Indemnities and insurance premiums for Officers

See Risk

s.17BE(ta)

Information about executive remuneration in accordance with Subdivision C

See Appendix 6

s.17BE(taa)

Details of audit committee

See Appendix 2

s.17BE(u)

Index of Annual Report Requirements

This Compliance Index satisfies section 17BE(u)

Other requirements of section 17BE of the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Rule 2014

s.17BE(a)

Details of the legislation establishing the body

See Enabling legislation

s.17BE(b)(i)

Summary of the objects and functions of the entity

See Purpose and Vision

and Appendix 1

s.17BE(b)(ii)

Purposes of the entity as included in the ABC Corporate Plan 2017–18

The Annual Performance Statements

s.17BE(c)

The responsible Minister

See Responsible Minister

s.17BE(d)

Ministerial directions

Nil

s.17BE(e)

Government policy orders

Nil

s.17BE(g)

Annual Performance Statements

See Annual Performance Statement

s.17BE(h)

Statement regarding significant non-compliance

See Compliance reporting

s.17BE(j)

Information about members of the accountable authority

See The Board

s.17BE(k)

Outline of organisational structure

See Appendix 3

s.17BE(l)

Outline of location of major activities or facilities

See Where We Are

and Appendix 14

s.17BE(m)

Information in relation to the main corporate governance practices

See 'Governance and management processes'

s.17BE(n)

Related entity transactions

Nil

s.17BE(p)

Significant activities and changes affecting the agency

All sections

s.17BE(r)

Particulars of reports on the ABC

Nil

s.17BE(s)

Obtaining information from subsidiaries

N/A