Department of Industry, Innovation and Science - Website Directory

The following is a list of websites that fall under the department. For a list of portfolio agencies please visit the Our Portfolio page.

Anti-Dumping Commission

The Anti-Dumping Commission is responsible for undertaking investigations into the alleged dumping and subsidisation of goods exported to Australia, and assessing the level of duties to be imposed to address material injury to Australian industry.

Australian Astronomical Observatory

AAO LogoThe Australian Astronomical Observatory, a division of the Department of Innovation, Industry Science and Research, operates the Anglo-Australian and UK Schmidt telescopes on behalf of the astronomical community of Australia.

Australian Building Codes Board

Australian Building Codes BoardThe Australian Building Codes Board addresses issues relating to safety, health, amenity and sustainability through the National Construction Code (NCC) Series, and the development of effective regulatory systems. logoThe website is an online government resource for the Australian business community. By using businesses are able to comply with government requirements more simply and conveniently.

Chief Scientist

Visit the Chief Scientist's websiteThe Chief Scientist for Australia provides high-level independent advice to the Prime Minister and other Ministers on matters relating to science, technology and innovation.

Country of Origin Labelling

Shopping in a supermarketThe Country of Origin Labelling website informs businesses, consumers and trading partners about the new food labels that make it clear where the products you buy are produced, grown, made or packed.

Energy White Paper

Visit the Energy White PaperThe Energy White Paper shares the Australian Government’s vision for the energy sector, including its key priorities.

Major Projects Facilitation Agency

MPAA-logo.pngThe Major Projects Facilitation Agency works with domestic and international project proponents to clarify all of their project's regulatory approval requirements. The Agency is the single entry point into the Australian Government for advice on regulatory approvals, through our offices in the Northern Territory and Tasmania.

National Innovation and Science Agenda

Visit the Energy White PaperThe National Innovation and Science Agenda drives smart ideas that create business growth, local jobs and global success. The Agenda focusses on four key pillars: culture and capital, collaboration, talent and skills and government as an exemplar. Together these pillars provide a framework for Australian innovation policy. The initiatives are worth $1.1 billion over four years.

National Science Week

National Science WeekNational Science Week is Australia’s annual celebration of science and technology. Running each year in August, it features approximately 1000 events around Australia, including those delivered by universities, schools, museums and science centres.

National Measurement NMI Logo


The National Measurement Institute (NMI) is Australia's peak measurement body responsible for biological, chemical, legal, physical and trade measurement.

Office of Northern Australia

The Office of Northern Australia is a source of expertise and advice on northern Australia and advocates for the north.

Public Sector Innovation Toolkit

Public Sector Innovation logoThe Public Sector Innovation Toolkit has been developed to assist individual public servants, public sector teams and agencies who want to increase the extent and effectiveness of their innovation efforts.


Questacon LogoQuestacon strives to promote greater understanding and awareness of science and technology within the community. We're committed to making that experience fun, interactive, and relevant. is a whole of government website that provides information on science, research and commercialisation to make it easier for all Australians interested in science to find information on a range of science topics.

Square Kilometre Array

Visit the SKA websiteThe Square Kilometre Array, or SKA, is a next-generation radio telescope currently planned by institutions from over 20 countries. Australia and New Zealand are jointly shortlisted as a potential host of the SKA telescope.


Vanguard LogoVANguard is a whole-of-government service delivered by the Department. It is a key enabler of the Government Strategy for business-to-government transactions.