ANNUAL REPORT

2014-15
Table of Contents

AMSA is Australia’s national agency responsible for maritime safety, protection of the marine environment, and maritime aviation search and rescue.

This report outlines the authority’s profile, operating environment, and key activities during the 2013-14 financial year.

Table of contents

  1. Vision, mission and aspirations
  2. Plan on a Page
  3. Transmittal letter
  4. Reporting requirements and responsible minister
  5. Chairman's review
  6. Organisational profile
  7. Financial summary
  8. Our governance
  9. Our people
    1. Our workforce
    2. Work health, safety and environment
    3. Environmental performance
  10. Vessel and seafarer safety
    1. International shipping
    2. Domestic commercial vessel safety
    3. Marine Orders
  11. Search and rescue
    1. National search and rescue service
    2. Torres Strait Marine Safety Program
    3. Antarctic
  12. Marine Environment
    1. National Plan for Maritime Environmental Emergencies
    2. Protection of the Sea Levy reduced
    3. Coral Sea Particularly Sensitive Sea Area
  13. Navigation safety
    1. Shipping management
    2. Aids to navigation management
    3. Celebrating 100 years of Commonwealth management of aids to navigation
  14. Working with industry
    1. Domestic consultation and events
    2. Maritime 2014: Ship to Shore
    3. Engagement and communication tools
    4. Our Registered Training Organisation
    5. Working internationally
  15. Appendix 1: Financial statements
    1. Financial statements
    2. Note 1: Summary of significant accounting policies
    3. Note 2: Events after the reporting period
    4. Note 3: Expenses
    5. Note 4: Own-source income
    6. Note 5: Fair value measurement
    7. Note 6: Financial assets
    8. Note 7: Non-financial assets
    9. Note 8: Payables
    10. Note 9: Interest bearing liabilities
    11. Note 10: Provisions
    12. Note 11: Cash flow reconciliation
    13. Note 12: Contingent liabilities and assets
    14. Note 13: Senior management personnel remuneration
    15. Note 14: Related party disclosures
    16. Note 15: Remuneration of auditors
    17. Note 16: Financial instruments
    18. Note 17: Financial assets reconciliation
    19. Note 18: Reporting of outcomes
    20. Note 19: Cost recovery summary
    21. Note 20: Budgetary reports and explanations of major variances
  16. Appendix 2: Non-financial performance
  17. Appendix 3: AMSA Board members
  18. Appendix 4: Strategic Risk Profile
  19. Appendix 5: Marine Orders issued in 2014-15
  20. Appendix 6: AMSA's functions and powers
  21. Appendix 7: Current publications
  22. References
  23. Compliance Index