(AIC)
Attorney-General's
The Australian Institute of Criminology (AIC) is Australia's national research and knowledge centre on crime and justice. The Institute seeks to promote justice and reduce crime by undertaking and communicating evidence-based research to inform policy and practice. Since July 1, 2011 the Australian Institute of Criminology, a Commonwealth statutory authority, is regulated under the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013. The functions of the AIC include conducting criminological research; communicating the results of research; conducting or arranging conferences and seminars; and publishing material arising out of the AIC's work.
Appropriations 6705000
Departmental expenses 7936000
Average staffing level 46
74 Leichardt Street
GRIFFITH CANBERRA ACT 2603
Australia

Further information

  • Type of Body

    A. Non Corporate Commonwealth Entity

  • GFS Sector Classification

    GGS

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Criminology Research Act 1971

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    Yes

  • Classification

    A. Principal

  • Materiality

    Small

  • GFS Function / Sector Reported

    Public Order and Safety

  • PS Act Body

    Yes - Statutory Agency with Dual Staffing Powers

  • Auditor

    ANAO

  • Creation Date

    6 April 1971

  • Postal Address

    GPO Box 2944, Canberra ACT 2601

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