Corporate governance

We aim to be transparent about our activities and accountable for our performance. Read our corporate plans, budget statements and annual reports to see how we administer our department and achieve results.

Corporate integrity controls

Fraud and corruption control

We have zero tolerance for fraud committed within or against our department. Find out about our fraud and corruption policies or report fraud.

Public interest disclosure

Read how you can disclose suspected wrongdoing in our department.

Audit and Risk Committee

This committee provides independent advice and assurance on the appropriateness of our department's accountability and control framework. This includes independently verifying and safeguarding the integrity of our department's financial and performance reporting.

Specifically, the committee reviews and provides independent advice and assurance about the appropriateness of our department's:

  • financial reporting
  • performance reporting
  • system of risk oversight and management
  • system of internal control.


  • Ian McPhee AO PSM
  • Carol Lilley
  • Lesley Seebeck
  • David Allen
  • Katrina Di Marco.

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Latest publications

Department of Industry, Science and Resources

APS employee census 2022: highlights report

The Australian Public Service (APS) employee census is an important process in collecting information on our workplace culture and department.
Department of Industry, Science and Resources

Conflict of interest policy

It is the department’s policy to provide a reporting framework which enables employees to disclose, and take reasonable steps to avoid, any conflicts of interest in connection with their…
Department of Industry, Science and Resources

Environmental report 2021–22

This report details the department's environmental performance and contribution to ecologically sustainable development, and supplements our Annual report 2021–22.