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Abbreviations and acronyms

Glossary of abbreviations and acronyms

ACCC Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
ACIC Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission
ACT Australian Capital Territory
AGD Attorney-General’s Department
AGS Australian Government Solicitor
AND Australian Network on Disability
ANAO  Australian National Audit Office
ANZEMC Australia-New Zealand Emergency Management Committee
APEC Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation
APS Australian Public Service
ASIC Australian Security Investment Commission, Aviation and Maritime Security Identification Card
ASIO Australian Security Intelligence Organisation
AUSTRAC Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre
CAT Convention against Torture
CERT Computer Emergency Response Team
COAG Council of Australian Governments
CPR Commonwealth Procurement Rules
CVE Countering Violent Extremism
EMA Emergency Management Australia
FASS Family Advocacy and Support Services
FOI Freedom of Information Act 1982 (Cth) 
FVS Face Verification Service
GST Goods and Services Tax
ICC International Criminal Court
ICCPR International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
IFA Individual flexibility arrangements
KPI Key performance indicator
LCCSC Law, Crime and Community Safety Council
LGBTI Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex
NDRRA Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements
OPCAT Optional Protocol to the Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
PGPA Act Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013 (Cth)
PJCIS Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security
QC Queen’s Counsel
PSM Public Service Medal
SES Senior Executive Service, State Emergency Services
WHS Work health and safety