We have consulted with DET and the eight public universities in Victoria, and we considered their views when reaching our 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:
- The University of Melbourne
- Deakin University
- Victoria University
- La Trobe University
RESPONSE provided by the Secretary, DET
RESPONSE provided by the CFO, the University of Melbourne
RESPONSE provided by the Vice-Chancellor, Deakin University
RESPONSE provided by the Vice-Chancellor and President, Victoria University
RESPONSE provided by the Vice-Chancellor, La Trobe University