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eSafety Commissioner

Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts
The eSafety Commissioner (eSafety) is Australia’s independent regulator for online safety and helps Australians have safer, more positive online experiences in accordance with the Online Safety Act 2021. eSafety’s remit includes administering regulatory schemes, mandatory industry codes, the Basic Online Safety Expectations, educational and promotional content, and programs relevant to online safety, in addition to coordinating activities of Commonwealth Departments, authorities and agencies relating to online safety for Australians. As part of the Online Safety Act 2021, the eSafety Commissioner is an independent statutory office holder supported by the Australian Communications and Media Authority.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Online Safety Act 2021

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    Yes

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Creation Date

  • Postal Address

    Benjamin Offices, Chan Street
    Belconnen ACT 2617
    Australia

Current single executive appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Commissioner Ms. Julie Inman Grant 16 January 2022 15 January 2027
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