Intra-unit transfers (ETF 6)

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Australian System of Government Finance Statistics: Concepts, Sources and Methods
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Intra-unit transfers (ETF 6) refer to the internal transactions that pass between the various funds and accounts of a public sector unit. They are essentially used for balancing purposes and have no direct economic or output significance. They do not appear in published GFS and are used primarily for the editing of input data. The detailed classification of intra-unit transfers is shown in Table A1B.2 below.

Table A1B.2 - Intra-unit transfers


Classification codes

Intra-unit transfers


Intra-unit transfers

ETF 60

Intra-unit transfers

ETF 600

Intra-unit payments

ETF 6001

Intra-unit receipts

ETF 6002

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