Education, Skills and Employment
The Australian Government Department of Education is responsible for national policies and programmes that help Australians access early childhood education, school education, post-school, higher education, international education and academic research.
Appropriations 58317018000
Departmental expenses 973594000
Average staffing level 3542


Further information

  • Type of Body

    A. Non Corporate Commonwealth Entity

  • GFS Sector Classification


  • Established By / Under

    Constitution and Administrative Arrangement Orders

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    A. Principal

  • Materiality


  • GFS Function / Sector Reported

    Social Security and Welfare;Education;General Public Services

  • PS Act Body

    Yes - Department

  • Auditor


  • Creation Date

    1 February 2020

  • Postal Address

    GPO Box 9880, Canberra ACT 2601

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