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Acronyms and abbreviations

AASB

Australian Accounting Standards Board

AGA

Australian Government Actuary

AGD

Attorney General’s Department

ANAO

Australian National Audit Office

ANZIIF

Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance

AMB

A.M. BEST

APRA

Australia Prudential Regulation Authority

APSC

Australian Public Service Commission

ARPC

Australian Reinsurance Pool Corporation

ASX

Australian Stock Exchange

ATO

Australian Taxation Office

CAE

Chief Audit Executive

CBD

Central business district

CEO

Chief Executive Officer

CFO

Chief Financial Officer

CIPMA

Critical Infrastructure Protection Modelling and Analysis

COO

Chief Operating Officer

CUO

Chief Underwriting Officer

CY

Calendar year

DTI

Declared terrorist incident

FMO

Finance Minister’s Orders

FOI Act

Freedom of Information Act 1982

GA

Geoscience Australia

GST

Goods and services tax

GWP

Gross written premium

HR

Human resources

ILS

Integrated Leadership System

IPS

Information Publication Scheme

OECD

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

PGPA

Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013

PID

Public Interest Disclosure Act 2013

PMS

Performance Management System

RBA

Reserve Bank of Australia

RISe

Reinsurance information system, ARPC’s client information management system

RMS

Risk management strategy

S&P

Standard and Poor’s

SES

Senior executive staff

TI Act

Terrorism Insurance Act 2003

WHS Act

Work Health and Safety Act 2011

WHS

Work Health and Safety