Industry, Innovation and Science
Geoscience Australia is the nation's trusted advisor on the geology and geography of Australia. It applies science and technology to the opportunities and challenges that face the nation. Geoscience Australia's information and capabilities support government, industry and the community to make informed decisions to improve economic, environmental and social outcomes for Australia.
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