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Parliamentary Questions

Question Without Notice No. 1133 asked in the Legislative Council on 8 November 2018 by Hon Simon O’Brien

Minister responding: Hon M.H. Roberts
Parliament: 40 Session: 1

Answered on


1133. Hon SIMON O'BRIEN to the minister representing the Minister for Road Safety:

(1) What was the balance of the road trauma trust account at —

(a) 30 June 2017;

(b) 30 June 2018; and

(c) 30 September 2018?

(2) What is the forecast expenditure in the road trauma trust account for each of —

(a) 2018–19;

(b) 2019–20; and

(c) 2020–21?

(3) What is the respective dollar allocation for programs for each of these years?


I thank the honourable member for some notice of this question. The following information has been provided to me by the Minister for Road Safety. The Road Safety Commission advises the following.

(1) The balance of road trauma trust account was —

(a) $56.67 million;

(b) $58.83 million; and

(c) $75.3 million.

(2) (a) It is $134 million; and

(b)–(c) although some expenditure has been earmarked for the future years, expenditure will be determined in the annual budget process.

(3) The allocation for 2018–19 is $111.54 million.