We take the lead on national policies and initiatives that grow the Australian economy and improve our industries’ capabilities.
We manage and deliver policies and programs to help Australia respond to climate change.
The Emissions Reduction Fund incentivises businesses to adopt smarter practices to cut their greenhouse gas emissions.
We are enabling Australia’s hydrogen industry to grow and thrive through the National Hydrogen Strategy.
Improving soil carbon storage can help reduce Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions. We are taking steps to reduce the cost of measurement and increase uptake of this low emissions technology.
Australia is playing its part in the global challenge to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. See how we take action to meet our obligations under the Paris Agreement.
Led by Dr Alan Finkel, we support Australia’s climate change and emission reduction strategies across government and internationally.
Emissions projections are estimates of Australia's future greenhouse gas emissions and help determine how Australia is tracking against its emissions reduction targets.
Carbon capture, use and storage (CCUS) is an emerging technology with the potential to reduce emissions from hard-to-abate sectors.
The Renewable Energy Target (RET) scheme encourages renewable electricity generation. It aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the electricity sector.
Australia is using its greenhouse gas emissions measurement and accounting expertise to enhance developing countries’ contribution to global climate action.
The Australian Government is developing the Indo-Pacific Carbon Offsets Scheme with partner countries to reduce emissions in the region.
Australia has made commitments to track and report on its greenhouse gas emissions.
We're helping Australian businesses participate in the global space market.
We are committed to creating an environment where artificial intelligence (AI) helps the Australian economy and society thrive.
The Australian Radioactive Waste Agency is responsible for managing the nation’s radioactive waste. We are establishing the National Radioactive Waste Management Facility.
The Australian SKA Fellowships Programme provides opportunities to contribute directly to the development of the SKA.
The Australian Space Agency is working to transform and grow a globally respected Australian space industry.
We are working to realise the productivity and efficiency benefits afforded by blockchain technology.
The National Innovation and Science Agenda focuses on science, research and innovation as a long-term driver of economic prosperity, jobs and growth.
The SKA is a global big-science project to build the world’s largest and most capable radio telescopes. Australia will host an SKA telescope in Western Australia.
The Australia-China Science and Research Fund (ACSRF) supports strategic science, technology and innovation collaboration between Australia and China.
The Australia-India Strategic Research Fund supports scientists in India and Australia to collaborate on leading-edge research.
We are supporting industries and businesses to develop and adopt secure digital technologies for Australia’s future.
Find information and support for Australian businesses interested in supplying a world leading telescope in Western Australia.
The Australian Government is supporting Australian businesses, entrepreneurs and researchers to collaborate with international partners on science and research. This will help ensure Australia remains at the forefront of science and technology innovation.
Through an industry-led process the Industry Growth Centre Initiative aims to drive innovation, productivity and competitiveness.
We advise the Australian Government about innovation, research and science matters.
Inspiring Australia facilitates community-wide science engagement activities and administers grants and prizes.
The Australian Radioactive Waste Agency (ARWA) welcomes opportunities to sponsor an activity that supports our community engagement and provides tangible benefits to the Kimba community.
The National Measurement Institute maintains Australia’s measurement system, national measurement standards, and delivers world-class measurem
The government is supporting a 10-year strategic partnership with the European Southern Observatory and transforming the optical astronomy sector.
The Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science are Australia’s most prestigious awards for achievements in scientific research, research-based innovation, and science teaching.
We provide best-practice advice to drive successful development of innovation precincts, encourage collaboration and promote economic growth.
The Research and development (R&D) Tax Incentive is the government’s key mechanism to stimulate Australian industry’s investment in R&D.
The government supports wide array of science related activities. Our department leads policy direction and coordination, manages projects and administers programs.
Increasing science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) capability is at the core of the government’s science agenda.
The Australian Government is committed to helping Australian manufacturers scale up, compete internationally and create jobs.
We encourage venture capital investment through the Early Stage Venture Capital Limited Partnerships and Venture Capital Limited Partnerships programs.
Through investment, funding, research and international partnerships, we’re expanding supply and creating demand for critical minerals in Australia and globally.
The annual offshore petroleum acreage release attracts investment to explore Australian Commonwealth waters for oil and gas.
We develop policy, interventions and projects to support the sustainable development of Australia’s resources sector.
Government funding, information and tools are available to help companies progress major critical minerals projects in Australia.
We represent and advocate for industry and the resources sector in negotiating and implementing Free trade agreements (FTAs). We work with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) to develop, negotiate and implement Australia’s trade policy agenda.
See our range of chemical and biological reference materials, chemical and gas proficiency testing services, and advice about how to deposit biological materials for patents.
The National Measurement Institute's chemical, biological and physical measurement services are now enabling manufacturers and laboratories to quickly and effectively meet the COVID-19 challenge.
The National Measurement Institute sells a range of physical metrology publications. Visit our Shopify store to browse the full range.
The National Measurement Institute provide non-accredited training courses for biological, chemical, physical and legal metrology. We also offer nationally accredited assessment for verifiers and weighbridge operators.
The National Measurement Institute provide calibration and measurement services using the highest accuracy measurements available in Australia.
The National Measurement Institute provide a diverse range of commercial analytical services in Australia.
The Australian Public Service (APS) Blockchain Network is a community of practice for blockchain enthusiasts who work in Australian government. All APS employees are welcome to join.
The Australian Business Licence and Information Service is a search tool for potential and existing business operators. It finds licencing and regulation information they need to meet Australian, state and local government obligations.
Human Centred Design (HCD) training strengthens citizen-centric decision making, evidence-based policy, and service delivery.
The Business Registration Service links together a range of existing government business registration services on business.gov.au to better streamline business registration. Government agencies can direct customers to this service or work with us to integrate with their existing business services.
business.gov.au provides key information about owning and operating a business in Australia. Government agencies can direct their customers to existing content on business.gov.au or contact the business.gov.au team to develop new content.
At the Business Grants Hub we partner with government departments and entities to design, implement and streamline grants programs for customers.
We help government agencies create, deploy and manage interactive and dynamic HTML forms.
VANguard assists Australian, state and local governments to deploy cost effective and secure authentication solutions.