Industry, Innovation and Science
The department's vision is to enable growth and productivity for globally competitive industries by supporting innovation, science and commercialisation; growing business investment and improving business capability; streamlining regulations; and building a high performance organisation.
Appropriations 1896778000
Departmental expenses 504922000
Average staffing level 2487


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

    Education;Other Economic Affairs;Fuel and Energy;General Public Services;Housing and Community Amenities;Mining and Mineral Resources (other than fuels) Manufacturing and Construction

  • PS Act Body

    Yes - Department

  • Auditor


  • Creation Date

    21 September 2015

  • Postal Address

    GPO Box 2013, Canberra ACT 2601

Current single executive appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Advisory role Dr. Alan Finkel AO 25 January 2016 31 December 2018
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