Science and technology news
Responsible AI in Australia: have your say
We want to hear your views on how the Australian Government can support the safe and responsible use of AI. Submissions close 26 July 2023.
Northern Endeavour decommissioning phases 2 and 3: request for proposals
We’re approaching the market soon to request proposals for our next decommissioning phases. Register on the AusTender website to be notified when the phases 2 and 3 request for proposal is released.
May 2023 Office of the Chief Economist
Independent evaluation shows benefits of Business Research and Innovation Initiative (BRII)
An evaluation by the Nous Group found the program is good for businesses, the Australian Government and the economy.
Almost $5 million in grants to support innovative RegTech solutions
Five Australian companies share $4,999,340 in grants from the Business Research and Innovation Initiative (BRII). Funding is from the BRII Regulatory Technology (RegTech) round.
May 2023 Australian Space Agency
Navigating distant frontiers with AI and quantum technology
A new system from Advanced Navigation will help spacecraft find their way through the gruelling future of space exploration.
Powering Australia Industry Growth Centre grant: expression of interest
We are running a competitive grant process to select an entity to deliver the new centre. Grant guidelines are now available. We are accepting expressions of interest.
Get inspired! National Science Week 2023 grants announced
32 innovative public science engagement projects will share in nearly $500,000 as part of Australia’s annual celebration of science and technology.
23 December 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.
25 February 2022
Country of Origin Labelling evaluation report released
We have evaluated the reforms made to the Country of Origin Labelling (CoOL) for food. We will not be making any major changes to the CoOL for food requirements at this time.
28 August 2020
Country of origin labelling for complementary medicines: have your say on the information standard
Your feedback will help us develop labelling requirements for complementary medicine manufacturers seeking ‘Made in Australia’ claims. Consultation closes on 24 September.
31 July 2020
Evaluating country of origin labelling for food reforms
We’re evaluating reforms to Country of Origin Labelling for Food regulations. Have your say on our discussion paper by 11 September.
18 December 2019
Resolution for Australian Made Complementary Medicines
Following changes to the Australian Consumer Law complementary medicines can now make increased use of ‘Made in Australia’ claims on eligible products.
9 October 2019
Country of origin labelling for complementary medicines: have your say
Give feedback to help the complementary medicine sector regain access to the Australian Made, Australian Grown (AMAG) logo. Consultation is open until 30 October.