The Department of Treasury and Finance (the Department or DTF) is an administrative unit established under the Public Sector Act 2009, and is responsible to the Treasurer.
The Government, through the Treasurer and the Department, undertakes a number of distinct roles including:
- setting economic and fiscal policy at the whole-of-government level
- managing whole-of-government financial management processes
- providing a range of direct whole-of-government services including asset and liability management, collection of taxes, and insurance and superannuation administration.