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Australian Government Organisations Register

This section provides information on the function, composition, origins and other details of Australian Government bodies.

The bodies covered are described in the scope of bodies reported. The scope is based on the characteristics used to describe the 12 main types of bodies identified for classification purposes. Portfolio departments are responsible for collecting information about the entities and bodies listed.

Quarterly Report

The dataset is updated continuously and the following statistics reflect the dataset as at 25 July 2022, the statistics are updated on a quarterly basis.  The Register reflects the 2022-23 Budget data for Total Appropriations, Departmental Expenses and the ASL numbers reported for Principal bodies that form part of the General Government Sector.

The total number of bodies reported by the Register as at 25 July 2022 is 1,304 bodies.

15 bodies have been removed from the Register and 13 bodies added to the Register since the last update as at 31 March 2022.

View a summary on the AGOR Dashboard and the register movements of new and/or ceased bodies.

Access to further documentation

Find more information, including a spreadsheet of bodies and the guide to the register's fields on the Department of Finance website.

Find, access and reuse public data

Download datasets relating to the register from the website.

List of Australian Government bodies by portfolio and type