It is the department’s policy to provide a reporting framework which enables employees to disclose, and take reasonable steps to avoid, any conflicts of interest in connection with their APS employment.
Prior to its reconfiguration as Innovation and Science Australia (ISA), Innovation Australia was an independent statutory board charged with assisting with administration and oversight of the Australian Government’s industry, innovation and venture capital programs delivered by AusIndustry. ISA was announced as part of the Government’s National Innovation and Science Agenda and became an independent statutory board on 20 October 2016.
Industry Growth Centres Initiative: Program Guidelines
The Program Guidelines provide a framework for the operation and administration of the Industry Growth Centres Initiative. The guidelines contain specific obligations, general operational requirements and administrative requirements.
This case study highlights the benefits the Department of Education and Training and the business community gained through choosing to develop online forms, instead of static forms using spreadsheets, for the Unique Student Identifier (USI) registry system. These online forms were developed using our SmartForms Service.
The purpose of this case study is to highlight the benefits gained by AusIndustry and the business community in transitioning from paper-based application forms to online forms for the Research and Development (R&D) Tax Incentive programme. The online forms were developed using our SmartForms Service.