Industry, Innovation and Science
Geoscience Australia is Australia's national geoscience agency and exists to apply geoscience to Australia's most important challenges. Geoscience Australia provides geoscientific advice and information to the Australian Government to support it to deliver its priorities. Geoscientific information is also provided to industry and other stakeholders where it supports achievement of Australian Government objectives.
Type of Body
A. Non Corporate Commonwealth Entity
GFS Sector Classification
Established By / Under
PGPA Rule (Schedule 1)
Annual Report Prepared and tabled?
GFS Function / Sector Reported
Mining and Mineral Resources (other than fuels) Manufacturing and Construction
PS Act Body
Yes - Operate with some Independence
2 July 1949
GPO Box 378, Canberra ACT 2601