Annual Report 2009-10Contents

Letter of Transmittal

Mission and Vision

Guide to the Report

1. Chief Executive Officer’s Report and Outlook

Chief Executive Officer’s Report

Outlook

2. Organisation Overview

The APVMA’s work

Governing legislation

Stakeholders

Funding arrangements

The APVMA’s executive management and structure

3. Performance management report

Organisation performance summary

Strategy 1: Use robust risk based methods to scientifically evaluate pesticides and veterinary medicines used in Australia

Strategy 2: Keep all our stakeholders informed of regulatory matters and consider their views

Strategy 3: Review registered chemicals to ensure they meet contemporary standards

Strategy 4: Seek and use stakeholder feedback to inform regulatory activities

Strategy 5: Require and monitor compliance with legislative requirements to maintain confidence in the regulatory framework

Strategy 6: Identify and manage emerging regulatory issues

4. Business Management and Accountability

APVMA Business Systems

Internal and External Scrutiny

Human Resource Management

Financial Management

Appendices

Appendix A: The APVMA’s Advisory Board and Audit Committee

Appendix B: Product application categories and product application performance

Appendix C: Committees

Appendix D: Freedom of Information

Appendix E: Consultancies

Appendix F: Corrections to 2008-09 APVMA Annual Report

Financial Statements

STATEMENT OF COMPREHENSIVE INCOME

BALANCE SHEET

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN EQUITY

CASH FLOW STATEMENT

SCHEDULE OF COMMITMENTS

STATEMENT OF ASSET ADDITIONS

SCHEDULE OF ADMINISTERED ITEMS

INDEX TO THE NOTES OF THE FINANCIAL STATEMENTS

Note 1: Summary of Significant Accounting Policies

Note 2: Expenses

Note 3: Income

Note 4: Financial Assets

Note 5: Non-Financial Assets

Note 6: Payables

Note 7: Provisions

Note 8: Cash Flow Reconciliation

Note 9: Senior Executive Remuneration

Note 10: Remuneration of Auditors

Note 11: Financial Instruments

Note 12: Income Administered on Behalf of Government

Note 13: Assets Administered on Behalf of Government

Note 14: Liabilities Administered on Behalf of Government

Note 15: Administered Reconciliation Table

Note 16: Administered Financial Instruments

Note 17: Appropriations

Note 18: Special Accounts

Note 19: Reporting of Outcomes

Acronyms and Abbreviations

Glossary

2009-10 Compliance Index

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