Risk Potential Assessment Tool General Guidance

A risk assessment tool to support government consideration of a New Policy Proposal. The Risk Potential Assessment Tool (RPAT) template provides a standardised assessment and presentation of risks in new proposals.

Policy Implementation Guidance

The Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet has developed a site with information and toolkits to support the development of new policy and successful implementation throughout the policy lifecycle.

Cabinet Handbook (12th Edition)

Rules and processes for developing Cabinet Submissions including cabinet decision-making, documentation requirements, security measures and how to manage Caretaker periods.