Agency performance

Cover of Interim Efficiency Measures
Interim Efficiency Measures
  • Publication no: AP-110-94
  • ISBN: 0 85588 451 7
  • Published: 1 January 1994

Austroads is giving high priority to developing a set of nationally agreed performance measures to: Facilitate comparisons between member organisations; permit improved management through national and international (world best practice benchmarking; provide better accountability to governments, industry and the public.This report represents the first attempt to publish performance measurement of Austroads' member authorities. The community is demanding increased accountabilty by all leavels of government for their stewardship of public assets, and particularly for the efficiency and effectiveness of their investment decisions . There is a need to monitor the economic and social costs and the benefits of road investment, in order to establish priorities and to maximise the effectiveness of road investment decisions.

  • AP-110/94 INTERIM EFFICIENCY MEASURES
  • FOREWORD
  • TABLE OF CONTENTS
  • 1.0. INTRODUCTION
  • 2.0. BACKGROUND
  • 3.0. PURPOSE
  • 4.0. PROCESS
  • 5.0. SUMMARY OF SELECTED INTERIM PERFORMANCE MEASURES
  • 6.0. BENCHMARKING 1992-93
  • 7.0. INTERNATIONAL BENCHMARKING
  • APPENDIX 1 DEFINITIONS OF TERMS