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Jan 2024

The Australian Government’s interim response to safe and responsible AI consultation

Find out how community feedback will influence regulation of AI in Australia.
Jan 2024

New grant funding round open for industry-led research collaborations

Applications are now open for round 25 of the Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) Grants program.
Jan 2024

Grants of up to $15,000 available for young Aussies in STEM

The sponsorship grants fund young Australians to take part in virtual or in-person STEM events.
Dec 2023

$17 million to boost AI adoption by SMEs

The AI Adopt Program will fund centres to help Australian businesses adopt artificial intelligence (AI). Applications close 29 January 2024.

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Feb 2024

PolyActiva is changing how we look at eye biotech

The company is developing new ocular technology with support from our Biomedical Translation Fund and Brandon Capital.
Feb 2024

Funding for solutions using renewables and low emissions

$7.5 million in BRII grants to boost small business innovation. Applications close 3 April 2024.
Feb 2024

$14 million to help Australian businesses manufacture renewable energy technologies

The Australian Government has named the recipient of the Powering Australia Industry Growth Centre grant following a competitive process in 2023.
Feb 2024 Critical Minerals Office

$40 million to support critical minerals projects in Australia

International Partnerships in Critical Minerals grants will provide co-funding for Australian projects. Applications now open.
Feb 2024

New expert group will help guide the future of safe and responsible AI in Australia

The temporary group is part of the Australian Government’s interim response to the safe and responsible AI consultation.
Feb 2024

Success stories for quantum in Australia

From quantum computing capital raises to quantum tech in space, here’s a round up of achievements from quantum leaders.
Feb 2024

Towards a global quantum ecosystem

Australia and other countries have been progressing the global quantum ecosystem as part of the Multilateral Dialogue on Quantum (MDQ).

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20 October 2023

Read our 2022–23 annual report

The report outlines our work and performance for the last financial year.
1 September 2023

Announcing our 2023–24 corporate plan

Read about the department’s strategic direction in our latest corporate plan.
10 May 2023

Announcing the 2023–24 Budget

The 2023–24 Budget includes measures to revitalise Australian industry, strengthen the resources sector, support the transition to net zero and make the most of new and emerging technologies. Find out how investments in our portfolio will help drive the Australian Government’s agenda.
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.
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.
15 October 2021

Announcing our Annual Report 2020–21

Find out about our work and performance for the 2020–21 financial year.
26 August 2021

Announcing our Corporate Plan 2021–22

Find out more about the strategic direction of our department in our Corporate Plan 2021–22
11 May 2021

Announcing Budget 2021-22

Our portfolio will implement measures to drive a business-led recovery of Australia’s economy in response to the impacts of the pandemic.
30 November 2020

Announcing our Corporate Plan 2020–21

If you would like to find out more about the strategic direction for our department, see our Corporate Plan 2020–21.
6 October 2020

Announcing Budget 2020-21

The 2020-21 Budget includes measures our portfolio will implement as part of the Government’s COVID-19 Economic Recovery Plan.
2 April 2019

Announcing Budget 2019-20

The Australian Government announced its 2019-20 Budget on Tuesday, 2 April 2019.