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Annual Report 2016-17

The Annual Report 2016-17 describes the department's performance by detailing the achievements, performance, future priorities and financial position.

The annual report also outlines how the department will improve social and economic participation outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Queenslanders, and the progress the department has made in contributing to the Queensland Government’s objectives for the community. It also recognises the ongoing work across the department throughout the past year.

Full report

Director-General's message

In sections

Additional online information

Information regarding the department’s Government Bodies has been provided below:

Performance information related to the department’s spend on consultancies, overseas travel and the Queensland Language Services Policy is available via the Queensland Government Open Data website.

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The materials presented on this site are provided by the Queensland Government for information purposes only. Users should note that the electronic version of the annual report on this site is not recognised as the official or authorised version. The official copy of the annual report, as tabled in the Legislative Assembly of Queensland, can be accessed from the Queensland Parliament’s tabled papers website database.

Archived reports

The department's archived annual reports for years' 2011-12 through to 2015-16.

More information

For enquiries about this report:

Telephone: 13 QGOV (13 74 68)

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Please submit your comments on the department's Compliments and Complaints section.

Please submit your comments on the Queensland Government website Contacts form.