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Committee Details

Public Accountability Committee

The Public Accountability Committee was first established on 15 March 2018 in the 56th Parliament.  The Committee was reappointed in the 57th Parliament on 8 May 2019.


The committee was established to inquire into and examine the public accountability, financial management, regulatory impact and service delivery of New South Wales government departments, statutory bodies or corporations.


The Public Accountability and Works Committee was established on 10 May 2023 in the 58th Parliament.

During the current parliament, no inquiries have been undertaken by the committee.
Referred Inquiry
No inquiries were undertaken by the committee in past parliaments.
Records of earlier inquiries undertaken by the committee appear below:
Referred Inquiry
23/06/2022 Appointment of Mr John Barilaro as Senior Trade and Investment Commissioner to the Americas
23/06/2021 Transport Asset Holding Entity
24/05/2021 Further inquiry into the regulation of building standards
03/07/2020 Integrity, efficacy and value for money of NSW Government grant programs
27/03/2020 NSW Government’s management of the COVID-19 pandemic
14/10/2019 Budget process for independent oversight bodies and the Parliament of New South Wales
04/07/2019 Regulation of building standards, building quality and building disputes
21/06/2018 Impact of the WestConnex project
22/05/2018 Impact of the CBD and South East Light Rail Project
15/03/2018 Scrutiny of public accountability in New South Wales
No inquiries have been referred to the committee.