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Commonwealth Government agencies of Australia

This list has 14 sub-lists and 135 members. See also Government of Australia, Government agencies of Australia
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  • Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC)
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) Australia's primary publicly owned broadcasting corporation
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    The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) is Australia's state-owned and funded national public broadcaster. The ABC plays a leading role in the history of broadcasting in Australia. With a total annual budget of A$1.22 billion, the corporation provides television, radio, online and mobile services throughout metropolitan and regional Australia, as well as overseas through the Australia Network and Radio Australia and is well regarded for quality and reliability as well as for offering educational and cultural programming that the commercial sector would be unlikely to supply on its own.
  • Reserve Bank of Australia
    Reserve Bank of Australia Central bank of Australia
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    The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) is Australia's central bank and banknote issuing authority. It has had this role since 14 January 1960, when the Reserve Bank Act 1959 removed the central banking functions from the Commonwealth Bank.
  • Bureau of Industry Economics
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    The Bureau of Industry Economics (1978-1998) was an Australian government body dedicated to advising the government on industry matters, particularly pertaining to investment. In 1998 with the passing of the Productivity Commission Act 1998 the bureau was merged with the Industry Commission, and the Economic Planning Advisory Commission to create the Productivity Commission.
  • Australian National Audit Office
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    The Australian National Audit Office (ANAO) is the national auditor for the Parliament of Australia and Government of Australia. It reports directly to the Australian Parliament via the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate. Administratively, the ANAO is located in the Prime Minister and Cabinet portfolio.
  • Australian Defence Organisation
    Australian Defence Organisation Australian government agency
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    The Australian Defence Organisation (abbreviated as ADO and commonly referred to simply as Defence) is an Australian Government organisation that consists of both the Australian Defence Force (ADF) and the civilian Department of Defence personnel supporting the ADF whose two purposes are to "defend Australia and its national interests" and "protect and advance Australia's strategic interests".
  • Services Australia
    Services Australia Federal welfare agency of the Australian Government
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    Services Australia, formerly and most widely known as the Department of Human Services (DHS), is a department of the Government of Australia responsible for delivering a range of welfare, health, child support payments and other services to the people of Australia. Services Australia delivers social security services through government programs and brands like Centrelink, Medicare, the PBS and Hearing Australia. Australian citizens and permanent residents can access most services through their myGov account.
  • Wine Australia
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    Wine Australia (previously the Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation or AWBC), is an Australian Government authority that promotes and regulates the Australian wine industry. It was created in 1981 to replace the Australian Wine Board after the Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation Act 1980, now the Wine Australia Corporation Act 1980 was passed. Wine Australia determines the boundaries of Australia's wine regions and sometimes names them. Wine Australia also regulates wine exports, ensuring the quality and integrity of each shipment of wine exported. Wine Australia has three main departments; Compliance, Market Development and Knowledge Development.
  • Defence Intelligence Organisation
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    The Defence Intelligence Organisation (DIO) is an Australian government military intelligence agency responsible for strategic intelligence and technical intelligence assessments, advising defence and government decision-making on national security and international security issues, and the planning and conduct of Australian Defence Force operations. The DIO does not collect intelligence or conduct covert action, but works on defence economics, transnational terrorism, and WMD.
  • Tourism Australia
    Tourism Australia The Australian Government's tourism agency
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    Tourism Australia is the Government of Australia agency responsible for promoting Australia to the world as a destination for business and leisure travel.
  • Civil Aviation Safety Authority
    Civil Aviation Safety Authority Australia's national civil aviation authority
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    The Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) is the Australian national authority for the regulation of civil aviation. Although distinct from the government, it reports to the Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport.
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