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Dec 2022 National Reconstruction Fund

National Reconstruction Fund: have your say

Have your say in shaping the design of the Australian Government’s National Reconstruction Fund.
Dec 2022 Critical Minerals Office

Have your say on the future of Australia’s critical minerals

We are seeking responses to a discussion paper that will help shape a new strategy for Australia’s critical minerals. Have your say by 3 February 2023.
Dec 2022

Country of origin labelling for seafood in hospitality: have your say

We want your feedback on a proposed model for mandatory country of origin labelling for seafood in hospitality settings.

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Jan 2023 Australian Space Discovery Centre

"Twinkle little star”: Early Space Tracking in Australia

Join us in-centre or online on Saturday, 6th May 2023 at 2pm ACDST
Jan 2023

$44 million in grants to support industry-led research projects

Round 13 of Cooperative Research Centres Projects (CRC-P) grant funding will support 19 projects across Australia.
Jan 2023 Critical Minerals Office

Critical Minerals Development Program grants now open

Australian businesses and state or territory governments can apply for a co-funded grant of up to $30 million to support early and mid-stage critical minerals projects.
Jan 2023

$15.9 million to strengthen women in STEM careers

The Women in STEM and Entrepreneurship grant program awards $15.9 million in grants to strengthen women in STEM careers.
Jan 2023

Apply now for Australia-India collaborative research grants

Round 15 of the Australia-India Strategic Research Fund (AISRF) is now open for projects in priority areas.
Jan 2023

Grant funding open for industry-led research collaborations

Applications for funding are now open under round 24 of Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) grants.
Jan 2023

Independent evaluation shows Cooperative Research Centres Program valuable to economy

We commissioned ACIL Allen to evaluate the Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) Program in 2021.

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24 November 2022

Our 2022 APS employee census results

The 2022 APS employee census results are in. The census collects workforce views on important issues.
27 October 2022

Announcing our Annual report 2021–22

Read about our work and performance for the 2021–22 financial year.
25 October 2022

Announcing 2022-­23 October Budget

The Australian Government’s 2022-­23 October Budget includes measures to revitalise Australian industry and strengthen our economic resilience.
30 September 2022

New head of Questacon appointed

Sydney science and conservation leader Jo White has been appointed the Director of Questacon – The National Science and Technology Centre.
28 September 2022

A perspective on the financial system through COVID and beyond

Secretary Quinn delivered the Shann Memorial Lecture at the University of Western Australia
1 July 2022

Machinery of Government (MoG) changes to our department from 1 July 2022

The Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources is now the Department of Industry, Science and Resources. Read about the changes and find links to the new Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water.
24 June 2022

Statement about the Entrepreneurs’ Programme performance audit

The Australian National Audit Office (ANAO) has tabled the performance audit for the procurement of delivery partners for the Entrepreneurs' Programme.
11 April 2022

2022 caretaker arrangements

The Australian Government is now operating under Caretaker Conventions.
1 April 2022

Announcing Budget 2022–23

The 2022–23 Budget includes measures to secure our economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and set Australia up for the future.
7 March 2022

Tips for applying to the Graduate Development Program

Demonstrate you meet the capabilities we’re looking for in the Graduate Development Program. Follow these top tips when preparing your application.
30 November 2021

Our APS employee census results for 2021

The Australian Public Service (APS) employee census is an important process in collecting information about each departments’ workforce.
15 October 2021

Announcing our Annual Report 2020–21

Find out about our work and performance for the 2020–21 financial year.