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.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    A. Non Corporate Commonwealth Entity

  • GFS Sector Classification


  • Established By / Under

    PGPA Rule (Schedule 1)

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    A. Principal

  • Materiality


  • GFS Function / Sector Reported

    Mining and Mineral Resources (other than fuels) Manufacturing and Construction

  • PS Act Body

    Yes - Operate with some Independence

  • Auditor


  • Creation Date

    2 July 1949

  • Postal Address

    GPO Box 378, Canberra ACT 2601

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