For ministerial media releases visit the Ministers for the Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources website
29 November 2018
We're reviewing the OHS regime for offshore petroleum workers in Australian waters. As part of the process we have set up a Safety Stakeholder Group.
16 November 2018
Leaders of the international measurement community from more than 60 countries come together for an historic vote on changes to the metric system, which will lead to a landmark redefinition of the kilogram.
9 November 2018
Dr Alan Finkel AO, Chief Scientist and Interim Chair of Innovation and Science Australia, acknowledges the outstanding contributions made by inaugural Chair, Bill Ferris AC.
1 November 2018
Bill Ferris AC, Chair of Innovation and Science Australia, published this opinion piece in the Australian Financial Review.
31 October 2018
New offshore petroleum exploration permits have been awarded following the 2017 Offshore Petroleum Exploration Acreage Release.