Education, Skills and Employment
Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA) is responsible for delivering: - an Australian Curriculum from Foundation to Year 12 in specified learning areas - a national assessment programme aligned to the national curriculum that measures students' progress - a national data collection and reporting programme that supports: - analysis, evaluation, research and resource allocation - accountability and reporting on schools and broader national achievement.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    B. Corporate Commonwealth Entity

  • GFS Sector Classification


  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority Act 2008

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    A. Principal

  • Materiality


  • GFS Function / Sector Reported


  • Auditor


  • Creation Date

    8 December 2008

Current single executive appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
CEO Mr. David de Carvalho 4 March 2019 3 March 2022
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