The Australian government supports and invests in a wide array of science‑related activities.
Our portfolio includes science organisations.
Australia’s Chief Scientist provides high-level independent advice to the Prime Minister and ministers on matters relating to science, technology and innovation.
TheNational Science and Technology Council: provides strategic advice to the Prime Minister and other ministers on important science and technology issues facing Australia
We work with departments across the government on science-related issues and policy, including the:
We coordinate with science agencies, including the:
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Email STEM [at] science.gov.au
Last updated: 17 June 2022
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