Skip links and keyboard navigation

    Communication objective

    This annual report provides information about the Department of the Premier and Cabinet’s financial and non-financial performance for 2016–17. It has been prepared in accordance with the Financial Accountability Act 2009.

    The report records the significant achievements against the strategies and services detailed in the Department of the Premier and Cabinet’s and the Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel’s 2016–2020 Strategic Plan and the 2016–17 Service Delivery Statement.

    This report has been prepared for the Premier to submit to Parliament. It has also been prepared to meet the needs of stakeholders including the Commonwealth and local governments, industry and business associations, community groups and staff.

    The Queensland Government is committed to providing accessible services to Queenslanders from all culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. If you have difficulty in understanding this report, you can access the Translating and Interpreting Services via or by phoning 13 14 50.

    Readers are invited to comment on this report at


    © The State of Queensland
    (Department of the Premier and Cabinet) 2017
    Published by the Queensland Government, September 2017.
    1 William Street, Brisbane Qld 4000.


    This annual report is licensed by the State of Queensland (Department of the Premier and Cabinet) under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) 4.0 International licence.

    In essence, you are free to copy, communicate and adapt this annual report, as long as you attribute the work to the State of Queensland (Department of the Premier and Cabinet) Annual Report 2016–17. To view a copy of this licence, visit

    Copies of this publication can be obtained at publications or by phoning 3003 9061.

    ISSN 1447-4409

    ^ to top

    Last updated:
    15 February, 2018
    Last reviewed:
    29 January, 2018