We have consulted with VIT and DET, and we considered their views when reaching our audit conclusions. As required by section 16(3) of the Audit Act 1994, we gave a draft copy of this report, or relevant extracts, to those agencies and asked for their submissions and comments. We also provided a copy of the report to the Department of Premier and Cabinet.
Responsibility for the accuracy, fairness and balance of those comments rests solely with the agency head.
Responses were received as follows:
RESPONSE provided by the Acting Secretary, DET
RESPONSE provided by the Chief Executive Officer, VIT
RESPONSE provided by the Chief Executive Officer, VIT—continued