Communications and the Arts
SBS is Australia's primary multicultural broadcaster whose principal function is to provide multilingual and multicultural radio, television and digital services that inform, educate and entertain all Australians, and, in doing so, reflect and promote Australia's multicultural society. SBS provides services, including in-language content for Australia's multicultural society, including ethnic, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and contributes to the retention and continuing development of language and other cultural skills.
1800 555 677 then ask for 1800 500 727
Appropriations 280058000
Departmental expenses 381283000
Average staffing level 1095
14 Herbert Street
Artarmon NSW 2064

Further information

  • Type of Body

    B. Corporate Commonwealth Entity

  • GFS Sector Classification


  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Special Broadcasting Service Act 1991

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    A. Principal

  • Materiality


  • GFS Function / Sector Reported

    Recreation and Culture

  • Auditor


  • Creation Date

    23 December 1991

  • Postal Address

    Locked Bag 028, Crows Nest NSW 1585

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