Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business
The role of the Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business (the department) is to develop and implement policy and programmes to deliver the Australian Government's agenda to create more jobs and great workplaces. This is achieved by: - creating a productive and competitive labour market through employment policies and programmes which increase Australia's workforce participation - facilitating jobs growth through policies which promote fair, productive and safe workplaces - strong and effective network and corporate function which works collaboratively with partners to build capability, support delivery and enhance accountability to ensure the positive reputation of the Department.
Appropriations 2354845000
Departmental expenses 445656000
Average staffing level 1999


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;Other Economic Affairs

  • PS Act Body

    Yes - Department

  • Auditor


  • Creation Date

    18 September 2013

  • Postal Address

    GPO Box 9880, Canberra ACT 2601

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