Program 1.2: Payments to international organisations

Program 1.2 Objective
  • To advance Australia's foreign, trade and economic, and security interests through participation in international organisations.
Program 1.2 Deliverable
  • Current membership of international organisations through payments of assessed and voluntary Australian government contributions.
Program 1.2 Key performance indicator
  • The department's payments to international organisations are timely and within budget.


Administered item:

  • Payments to international organisations

The department made payments totalling $227.8 million, consisting of $91.6 million to 30 international organisations and international treaty secretariats, including the United Nations, and $136.2 million to 14 United Nations peacekeeping operations (see Appendix 10). These payments were made in full and on time.