1997/98 Budget Papers are available in Word RTF and Acrobat PDF format. The Acrobat Reader can be downloaded free from Adobe's Web Site.


  • Budget Speech:
    The Treasurer's speech highlights the Government's Budget strategy and key features of the Budget.

  • Budget Information:
    An indepth analysis of the economic background to the Budget and a detailed outline of Budget receipts and Budget Sector agencies' current and capital payments. Information is also provided on Budget Sector financial reforms, interstate financial comparisons and Commonwealth/State financial relations.

  • Budget Estimates:
    Detailed estimates of receipts and payments of Budget Sector agencies in a program format. Information is also provided on outputs (goods and services) for the majority of service delivery and regulatory agencies. Outcomes information is also published for a number of those agencies.

  • State Capital Program:
    Details of capital projects being undertaken by Budget Sector and Non Budget Sector agencies.

  • Appropriation Bills:
    The Bills presented to Parliament seeking appropriations for the Legislature, certain statutory bodies and all other Budget Sector agencies.

  • Government Finance Statistics and Loan Council Reporting:
    Presents New South Wales public sector finances based on international conventions and shows details of the State's Loan Council Allocation.





For further information about the New South Wales Budget Papers, contact the New South Wales Treasury, Governor Macquarie Tower, 1 Farrer Place, Sydney 2000 or email to contact@treasury.nsw.gov.au, NSW Treasury.