Federal Government 

Helping the Australian Government enhance its policy reform, governance and financial performance.

Cath Ingram

Cath Ingram

Lead Partner, Federal Government

+61 2 6248 1209

Malcolm Purcell

Malcolm Purcell

Federal Government Relationship Manager

+61 2 6248 1418


Future State 2030

Future State 2030
We explore how governments must respond to the global megatrends driving change into 2030.

Health & Human Services

KPMG helps the healthcare, ageing and human services sector to manage risk, implement effective controls and improve performance.

The Australian Government faces the ongoing challenge of delivering increasingly complex policy reform against a background of increasing expectations of the public and business, demographic change including an ageing population, technological change, globalisation and increasing fiscal pressures.


KPMG possesses a specialist public sector capability. We aspire to be the professional firm of choice for the Australian Government by delivering services that address the most complex challenges.


How we can help

KPMG has deep experience working with the Australian Government and we support our government clients with a complete range of advisory capabilities. These include:


  • public policy advice (including concept, problem and policy analysis and design)
  • business advice including strategy and business case production (to meet the requirement of the Department of Finance) and taxation advice
  • economic modelling and analysis
  • financial management, costing, budgeting and financial statement reporting services
  • program management, implementation and evaluation (including data collection and analysis, workshop facilitation and stakeholder engagement).
  • governance, risk management advice and assurance services (including internal, performance audit and probity)
  • project lifecycle support including Project Management Office establishment, Project advisory, procurement and commercial advice
  • IT advisory services involving strategy and governance, security, controls and project monitoring and assurance
  • business process analysis, organisational design and change management.


Why select us

KPMG is a proven adviser to the Australian Government. In Canberra, we have more than 200 professionals, supported by KPMG’s extensive national and global resources.

Michael Hiller on Infrastructure, Government & Healthcare

Michael Hiller
Michael Hiller discusses government's changing role and how delivering more with less and being customer-focused will require strategic partners.

What is the future for government?

What is the future for government?
How will governments respond to the global megatrends impacting the future? Michael Hiller presents the key trends and their implications.

Government: thinking beyond today

Government: thinking beyond today
We explore the challenges today's public sector leaders and all Australians face on every front to think beyond today.