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Tuesday, 27 June 2000
Page: 15783


Senator Robert Ray asked the Minister representing the Minister for Trade, upon notice, 24 May 2000:

(1) What amount of money has the department and any agency of the department paid so far in the 1999-2000 financial year for properties rented by the department and its agencies.

(2) What amount of money has the department and any agency of the department projected to spend on property rents for the remainder of the 1999-2000 financial year.


Senator Hill (Minister for the Environment and Heritage) —The Minister for Trade has provided the following answer to the honourable senator's question:

Austrade

(1) Austrade has paid $19,675,610.22 so far in the 1999-2000 financial year (from 1 July 1999 to 30 May 2000) for properties rented by it.

(2) Austrade has projected to spend $4,735,112.92 on property rents for the remainder of the 1999-2000 financial year.

EFIC

(1) The property rentals paid by the Export Finance Insurance Corporation (EFIC) as at 30 April for the 1999-2000 financial year is $176,480.

(2) The projected property rentals to be paid by EFIC for the remainder of the 1999-2000 financial year from 1 May is $31,072.