Australian Maritime Safety Authority

Table 1.1: Australian Maritime Safety Authority resource statement—Budget estimates for 2018–19 as at Budget May 2018


Opening balance/cash reserves at 1 July 92,504 30,913
Funds from Government
Annual appropriations—ordinary annual services (a)
Outcome 1 69,717 77,605
Total annual appropriations 69,717 77,605
Special appropriations (Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities)
Australian Maritime Safety Authority Act 1990 (b)(c) 122,029 123,860
Total special appropriations 122,029 123,860
Amounts received from related entities (c)
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade 1,694 3,790
Total amounts received from related entities 1,694 3,790
Total funds from Government 193,440 205,255
Funds from other sources
Interest 2,044 2,000
Sale of goods and services 13,160 21,513
Total funds from other sources 15,204 23,513
Total net resourcing 301,148 259,681
2017–18 2018–19
Average staffing level (number) 405 452

Prepared on a resourcing (i.e. appropriations available) basis. All figures shown are GST exclusive—these may not match figures in the cash flow statement.

AMSA is not directly appropriated as it is a corporate Commonwealth entity. Appropriations are made to the Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities, which are then paid to AMSA and are considered ‘departmental’ for all purposes.


  1. Appropriation Bill (No. 1) 2018–19.
  2. Levies collected under Marine Navigation Levy Collection Act 1989, Marine Navigation (Regulatory Function) Levy Collection Act 1991 and Protection of the Sea (Shipping Levy) Collection Act 1981 are paid to the Consolidated Revenue Fund and appropriated under section 48 of the AMSA Act.
  3. Funding provided by a government entity that is not specified within the annual appropriation bills as a payment to the corporate Commonwealth entity.