Department of Industry,
Innovation and Science
The benefits of innovation are all around us, it’s in the quality of life that Australians enjoy and the meaningful work we undertake. This is why innovation continues to be critical for Australia’s future. Released in 2017, Australia 2030: Prosperity through Innovation plans for the sort of society and economy that all Australians can aspire to by 2030.
The Plan makes 30 recommendations that underpin five strategic policy imperatives:
Chair of Innovation and Science Australia (ISA), Bill Ferris AC talks about the importance of ISA's 2030 Plan for Australia's innovation future and the vision underpinning the Plan.
ISA consulted with stakeholders across the Australian innovation, science and research system throughout 2017 and received 130 public submissions. The consultation and submissions helped inform and shape the plan. Read the stakeholder consultation report [PDF 1.8MB]. If you are having difficult accessing this document, please contact the Office of Innovation and Science Australia.
Read the government's response to ISA's 2030 plan.