Industry, Innovation and Science (part of the Jobs and Innovation Portfolio)
The COAG Industry and Skills Council (CISC) was announced by COAG on 13 December 2013 and replaces the former Standing Council on Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment (SCOTESE). CISC is part of the Council System supporting COAG. Membership of CISC comprises Commonwealth, State, Territory and New Zealand Ministers with responsibility for industry and/or skills. CISC is chaired by the member who represents the Commonwealth. The inaugural meeting of CISC was held on 3 April 2014.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    G. Ministerial Councils and Related Bodies including those Established by the COAG

  • Established By / Under


  • Paid Members?


  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members


  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Creation Date

    13 December 2013

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