Changes to Terminology

FMA Act PGPA Act
agency or FMA Act agency non-corporate Commonwealth entity (NCE)
prescribed agency listed entity
chief executive accountable authority
chief executive instructions accountable authority instructions
officer/staff/employee official
public money relevant money
non-bankable (money) unbankable (money)
public property relevant property
FMA Regulations PGPA rule
Finance Minister’s Orders PGPA rule for financial reporting
CAC Act PGPA Act
Commonwealth authority corporate Commonwealth entity (CCE)
director or governing board accountable authority
officer or senior manager official
money held in own account relevant money
Finance Minister’s Orders PGPA rule for financial reporting
General Policy Order Government Policy Order

For more information contact: pmra@finance.gov.au

Last updated: 15 June 2015