Portable version of Annual Report 2013-14
The report is comprised of six parts:
This part of the annual report provides an overview of the people, projects and resources involved in regulating aviation safety in Australia and progressing CASA’s vision of Safe skies for all. CASA’s key achievements in 2013–14 are identified, along with some of the initiatives and challenges that lie ahead for the organisation.
This part of the annual report provides a detailed assessment of CASA’s performance during the year, and how it contributed to achieving the authority’s corporate goals and portfolio outcome. It provides an update on the status of ongoing initiatives and presents CASA’s approach to enhancing and promoting higher standards of aviation safety in the future.
To complement the performance report, detailed information on aspects of CASA’s operations is provided in Appendix A in Part 6: Appendices and references.
CASA has a range of measures in place to ensure that it meets its commitment to be publicly accountable for its actions and provides a safe and rewarding work environment for its staff. This part of the annual report details CASA’s corporate governance arrangements, organisational structure and people, and describes the initiatives CASA takes to engage effectively with the wider aviation community.
As a statutory authority of the Australian Government, CASA is accountable to the Minister, the Parliament and the Australian people. This part of the annual report provides information to satisfy the reporting requirements of a range of Commonwealth legislation and Australian Government policies that relate to CASA’s performance as a statutory authority.
This part of the annual report provides the entirety of CASA’s financial statements, audit opinion and explanatory notes for 2013–14. The Australian National Audit Office has performed an independent audit of, and expressed an unqualified opinion on, the financial statements.
This section contains appendices that provide details of CASA’s operations and address particular reporting requirements under the Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Act 1997 and other legislation.
The appendices are followed by reference tools to help the reader to find and use information in the annual report.