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Tuesday, 16 June 2009
Page: 3434


Senator Cormann asked the Minister representing the Minister for Home Affairs, upon notice, on 5 March 2009:

With reference to full-time equivalent (FTE) positions within the Australian Crime Commission (ACC):

(1)   What was the budgeted FTE allocation of the ACC, broken down by job category and state/territory, on the following dates: (a) 23 November 2007; (b) 23 November 2008; and (c) 1 March 2009.

(2)   What was the actual staffing level, including officers seconded from state and territory agencies, of the ACC, broken down by job category and state/territory, on the following dates: (a) 23 November 2007; (b) 23 November 2008; and (c) 1 March 2009.

(3)   How many sworn officers, not including officers seconded from state and territory agencies, were employed by the ACC, broken down by job category and state/territory, on the following dates: (a) 23 November 2007; (b) 23 November 2008; and (c) 1 March 2009.

(4)   How many officers seconded from state and territory agencies were employed by the ACC, broken down by job category and state/territory, on the following dates: (a) 23 November 2007; (b) 23 November 2008; and (c) 1 March 2009.

(5)   How many redundancies have there been among sworn officers of the ACC, broken down by job category and state/territory, for the following periods: (a) the 2006-07 financial year; (b) the 2007-08 financial year; and  (c) 1 July 2008 to 1 March 2009.

(6)   How many redundancies are planned from 2 March to 30 June 2009, broken down by job category and state/territory.


Senator Wong (Minister for Climate Change and Water) —The Minister for Home Affairs has provided the following answer to the honourable senator’s question:

(1)   The ACC budgets FTE each financial year. FTE is allocated internally to Business areas to achieve ACC outcomes, as such FTE is not budgeted to a particular state or role. Budgeted FTE for the dates queried are as follows:

(a)   Financial year 2007/08 (covering 23 November 2007) - 628 FTE (includes funded secondees and APS)

(b)   Financial year 2008/09 (covering 23 November 2008) - 580 FTE (includes funded secondees and APS)

(c)   Financial year 2008/09 (covering 1 March 2009) - 580 FTE (includes funded secondees and APS)

(2)   Staffing figures are calculated at end month. End month figures have therefore been provided in response to the Senator’s question.

Staffing Levels (Headcount) by Employment Category as at 30 November 2007 (as representative of 23 November 2007)

 

APS

Contractors

Seconded LWOP

(PS Act)

Seconded funded by ACC

 (ACC Act)

Seconded funded by jurisdictions

Total

Members of Task Forces

funded by jurisdictions

Adelaide

32

2

7

1

54

12

Alice Springs

7

1

12

4

Brisbane

83

2

8

4

112

15

Canberra

 131

71

2

6

210

Darwin

3

3

Melbourne

 148

12

4

16

3

188

5

Perth

33

2

1

43

7

Sydney

 163

10

6

3

191 

9

Total

600

85

24

38

14

761

52

Staffing Levels (Headcount) by Employment Category as at 30 November 2008 (as representative of 23 November 2008)

 

APS

Contractors

Seconded LWOP

(PS Act)

Seconded funded by ACC

 (ACC Act)

Seconded funded by jurisdictions

Total

Members of Task Forces

funded by jurisdictions

Adelaide

30

1

1

1

33

15

Alice Springs

10

10

2

Brisbane

78

7

1

86

6

Canberra

 127

15

7

149

Darwin

6

6

Melbourne

 131

2

6

6

1

146 

6

Perth

25

1

1

27

2

Sydney

 132

1

6

2

3

144 

5

Total

539

18

21

11

12

601

36

Staffing Levels (Headcount) by Employment Category as at 28 February 2009 (as representative of 1 March 2009)

APS

Contractors

 Seconded LWOP

(PS Act)

Seconded funded by ACC

 (ACC Act)

Seconded funded by jurisdictions

Total

Members of Task Forces

funded by jurisdictions

Adelaide

29

1

1

2

33

11

Alice Springs

8

2

10

Brisbane

76

7

1

2

86

4

Canberra

 126

11

7

144

Darwin

5

5

Melbourne

 131

1

5

5

4

146 

2

Perth

22

1

2

25

Sydney

 129

1

6

6

142 

2

Total

526

13

20

7

25

 591

 19

Staffing Levels (Headcount) by Job Category and Location (includes Task Force Members)

* All employment categories from above are represented in this table.

30 Nov 07

30 Nov 08

28 Feb 09

Investigators - ACC

23

15

15

Investigators - secondees and task force members

76

43

36

Financial investigators - ACC

17

14

14

Financial investigators - secondees and task force members

3

3

3

Intelligence

179

142

138

Legal Unit

29

23

23

Head of Determination/Operation Managers

15

15

15

Regional Office Management

42

29

32

Operational Support Staff

61

49

48

Surveillance/specialist staff

145

129

123

Strategic Outlook and Policy

13

26

23

Corporate, Security, HR, Media and Parliamentary staff 

76

71

68

IT

116

58

54

Senior Executive, CEO and Examiners

18

20

18

TOTAL

813

637

610