Australian Government - Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Advancing the interests of Australia and Australians internationally

Australian Government - Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Advancing the interests of Australia and Australians internationally



OUTCOME 1: The advancement of Australia’s international strategic, security and economic interests including through bilateral, regional and multilateral engagement on Australian Government foreign and trade policy priorities

Program 1.2: Payments to international organisations (administered item)

Program 1.2 Objective

  • To advance Australia’s foreign, trade and security interests by administering the payments of Australian Government contributions to international organisations

Program 1.2 Deliverable

  • Payments of Australian Government contributions to international organisations.

Program 1.2 Key performance indicator

  • The department’s delivery of payments to international organisations is correct, appropriate, on time and within budget.

The department made payments totalling $239.5 million, consisting of $93 million to 28 international organisations and international treaty secretariats, including the United Nations, and $146.5 million to 14 United Nations peacekeeping operations (see appendix 11). We made these payments in full and on time.

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