After a response has been completed and delivered to the parliamentarian, PBO officers are available to meet with you and talk through the response.

The information below will also assist you when reading a response, understanding why and when we publish a response and what action we will take when our work is misrepresented.


How to read costings

This guide gives an overview of PBO costings - what they are, what's involved in the process and how to read them.

Publicly released costings and budget analyses

Guidance about when and why we publish a costing response.

Misrepresentation of PBO responses

Where our work is referenced incorrectly, we assess the reference, discuss with the relevant parliamentarian and take action as appropriate.