The Agency is responsible for whole-of-government coordination of civil space matters. It is the primary source of advice to the government on civil space policy. This involves:
providing national policy and strategic advice on the civil space sector
coordinating Australia’s domestic civil space sector activities
supporting the growth of Australia’s space industry and the use of space across the broader economy
leading international civil space engagement
administering space activities legislation and delivering on our international obligations
inspiring the Australian community and the next generation of space entrepreneurs
Industry programs and funding
We administer programs to help Australian businesses win a greater share of the global space market.
The Space Infrastructure Fund (SIF) supports our emerging domestic space industry. The SIF will fill space infrastructure gaps to help businesses and researchers to participate in the global space economy.