Council on Federal Financial Relations
The Council oversees the operation of the Intergovernmental Agreement on behalf of COAG. It monitors the implementation of reforms to federal financial relations. It oversees the operation of the Goods and Services Tax . It also reviews recommendations from the Commonwealth Grants Commission concerning GST revenue sharing relativities prior to the Commonwealth Treasurer making a determination. The Council was originally named the Ministerial Council on Federal Financial Relations but was renamed by COAG in 2013 as part of the streamlining of COAG Councils.
Type of Body
G. Ministerial Councils and Related Bodies including those Established by the COAG
Established By / Under
Agreement / Treaty / Council Order
Established By/Under More info
Intergovernmental Agreement on Federal Financial Relations
Annual Report Prepared and tabled?
1 July 1999