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.
19 May 2023
2023 offshore greenhouse gas storage acreage release: have your say
We are seeking feedback on areas proposed for the 2023 offshore greenhouse gas (GHG) storage acreage release. Submissions are welcome until 30 June.
3 May 2023
Resource management transparency and reporting regulations: have your say
Have your say on proposed changes to the data management provisions in the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Resource Management and Administration) Regulations 2011.
24 August 2022
2021 Offshore Greenhouse Gas Storage Acreage Release: assessment permits awarded
The Australian Government has announced the award of offshore greenhouse gas storage assessment permits.
8 July 2022
Nominate areas for the 2022 Offshore Greenhouse Gas Storage Acreage Release
Area nominations for the 2022 acreage release close 11:59 pm AEST Sunday 31 July 2022.
9 December 2021
2021 Greenhouse Gas Storage Acreage Release webinar now available
We partnered with Geoscience Australia to launch the 2021 Greenhouse Gas Storage Acreage Release by webinar on 6 December 2021.
6 December 2021
2021 Greenhouse Gas Storage Acreage Release: areas announced
The Australian Government has announced the 2021 Offshore Greenhouse Gas Storage Acreage Release.
2 December 2021
New offshore greenhouse gas assessment permit guideline
We have consolidated the offshore greenhouse gas assessment permit guidelines.
17 November 2021
2021 Greenhouse Gas Acreage Release launch webinar: register now
The Australian Government will announce the 2021 Offshore Greenhouse Gas Storage Acreage Release at the launch webinar on 6 December.
14 September 2021
2021 Offshore Greenhouse Gas Storage Acreage Release: have your say
Consultation is now open on potential areas to be included in the 2021 Offshore Greenhouse Gas Storage Acreage Release. Submissions are welcome until 12 October 2021.
16 June 2021
Nominations open for Offshore Greenhouse Gas Storage Acreage Release
The Australian Government is calling for nominations for the upcoming 2021 Offshore Greenhouse Gas Storage Acreage Release.
8 April 2021
Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment Bill: have your say
Have your say on the draft bill to strengthen and clarify Australia’s offshore oil and gas regulatory framework.
12 February 2019
Greenhouse Gas acreage release: indications of interest open
We want to hear from companies wishing to conduct exploration for greenhouse gas storage and injection sites in Australia’s offshore areas.