Paragraph 11.1 (ba) of the Legal Services Directions 2005 (Issued by the Attorney-General under section 55ZF of the Judiciary Act 1903) requires the Australian Bureau of Statistics to make publicly available records of its legal services expenditure for the previous financial year.
For the period 1 July 2005 to 30 June 2006, legal services expenditure by the Australian Bureau of Statistics was as follows:
|Expenditure for services provided by|
Legal services consultants ($)
Other legal expenses
|the Australian Government Solicitor|
|other legal services providers|
For subsequent years, the records of legal services expenditure are found in the ABS' annual reports, which can be found on the ABS website.
This page first published 30 October 2006, last updated 19 February 2008