Policy and Cabinet Division
The Policy and Cabinet Division, Chief Minister and Cabinet Directorate provides support and direction across the ACT Public Service on policy and strategy. The Policy and Cabinet Division's role includes:
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What's New in Policy and Strategic Direction
Performance measurement and reporting is central to the ACT Government Performance and Accountability Framework. This Organisational Performance Measurement Guide outlines a method for developing appropriate and tailored performance measurement indicators. Strengthening performance reporting will improve effective performance management and alignment between project outputs and outcomes.
Details on characteristics of the population are available for the ACT and ACT and surrounds. This information is generally sourced from the 2011 Census of Population and Housing. For selected indicators, information on changes over time is provided.
This is a Framework to assess the vulnerability of the Australian Capital Territory's infrastructure to climate change.
The ACT Government Strategic Service Planning Framework is designed to strengthened strategic service planning processes. It will better integrate planning and decision making across Government, including resource allocation. The Framework will ensure that ACT Government Directorates continue to design and plan effective and sustainable services into the future.
Key Policy and Strategic Initiatives
The Canberra Plan is a guide to the growth and development of Canberra for the city's future for this generation and beyond.
The Canberra Social Plan 2011 re-affirms the ACT Government's commitment to the people of Canberra so that, all people reach their potential, make a contribution and share the benefits of an inclusive community.
The ACT Government Performance and Accountability Framework has been refreshed to:
Open Government website makes information the ACT Government holds readily available to anyone interested in the work of the ACT Government.
The ACT Information Development Plan has been jointly developed by the ACT Government and the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). The Plan recognises the important role that quality statistics play in informed decision making within governments, business and the community.
Measuring our Progress is the ACT Government's online report card on life in Canberra. The website reports 28 indicators of the ACT's progress as a society, which are aligned with the themes of The Canberra Plan: Towards Our Second Century.
The website assists in informing community engagement and in the development of government policy.
Projections are available for the fifty year period 2009 to 2059 and suburb level projections for the period 2009 to 2021.
and experience significant population ageing.