Public authorities

Found 595 public authorities in the category ‘All Federal authorities’

Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee Also called PBAC. The Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee advises the Minister for Health and Ageing about which drugs and medicinal preparations should be made a...
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Pharmaceutical Benefits Pricing Authority The Pharmaceutical Benefits Pricing Authority (PBPA) is an independent non-statutory body established by the Minister for Health and Ageing. It makes r...
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Pharmaceutical Benefits Remuneration Tribunal Also called PBRT. Under Division 3 of the National Health Act 1953, determines the Commonwealth price paid to pharmacists for supplying pharmaceutical benefits under the...
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Plant Biosecurity CRC The Plant Biosecurity CRC (PBCRC) aims to develop and deploy knowledge and tools to provide the scientific support essential for safeguarding Australia...
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Plant Breeder's Rights Advisory Committee Also called PBRAC. The Plant Breeder's Rights Advisory Committee (PBRAC) is an independent statutory committee established under Part 7 of the Plant Breeder's Rights Act...
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Poultry CRC The Poultry CRC’s major challenge is to help Australia achieve sustainable, ethical poultry production in the face of population growth and climate cha...
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Prime Minister Requests for personal documents, documents of a party political nature, or documents held in the prime minister's capacity as a local member of parliam...
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Prime Ministerial Advisory Council on Ex-Service Matters The Prime Minister Advisory Council on Ex-Service Matters considers and advises the Prime Minister and Government on strategic and complex matters impa...
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Prime Minister's Science, Engineering and Innovation Council The Prime Minister's Science, Engineering and Innovation Council provides advice to government on scientific and technological developments.
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Privacy Advisory Committee The Privacy Advisory Committee advises the Information Commissioner on privacy issues, and the protection of personal information; provides strategic i...
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Private Health Insurance Administration Council Also called PHIAC. PHIAC is the financial regulator for the private health insurance industry. It's roles are to monitor the financial performance of private health insur...
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Private Health Insurance Ombudsman Also called PHIO. An independent service for health insurance problems and enquiries
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Productivity Commission Also called PC. The Productivity Commission is the Australian Government's independent research and advisory body on a range of economic, social and environmental issu...
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Product Stewardship Advisory Group The Advisory Group's primary role is to provide independent advice to the Minister for use in the development of a list of products proposed to be cons...
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Professional Services Review Also called PSR. Professional Services Review (PSR) examines suspected cases of inappropriate medical practice referred by Medicare Australia.
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Professional Standards Board for Patent and Trade Marks Attorneys Also called PSBBPTM. Accredits courses of study provided by tertiary institutions as meeting the requirements for registration as a patent and trade marks attorney and asse...
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Programs Reference Group The Programs Reference Group advises the Minister for Health and Ageing and the Agreement Consultative Committee, when such advice is requested, on the...
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Prostheses List Advisory Committee The Prostheses List Advisory Committee advises the Minister for Health on prostheses and their appropriate benefits in the Prostheses List.
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Prostheses Services Review 0 requests made.
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Public Lending Right Committee Also called PLRC. The Public Lending Right (PLR) Committee represents Australian authors, publishers and libraries. It is appointed by the Minister for the Environment,...
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Quality Use of Pathology Committee 0 requests made.
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QUESTACON Questacon – The National Science and Technology Centre and its programs are administered within the Australian Government Department of Industry. At Qu...
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Radiation Oncology Reform Implementation Committee 0 requests made.
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Refugee Resettlement Advisory Council The Refugee Resettlement Advisory Council is a ministerially-appointed expert and independent body that provides advice to the Government on matters re...
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Refugee Review Tribunal Also called RRT. A final merits review tribunal which provides an independent review of decisions to refuse to grant or to cancel protection visas.
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Regional Development Australia Regional Development Australia (RDA) is an Australian Government initiative that brings together all levels of government to enhance the development of...
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Remuneration Tribunal 0 requests made.
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Repatriation Commission 0 requests made.
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Repatriation Medical Authority The Repatriation Medical Authority determines Statements of Principles for any disease, injury or death that could be related to military service, base...
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Reserve Bank of Australia Also called RBA. The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) is Australia's central bank and derives its functions and powers from the Reserve Bank Act 1959. Its duty is to co...
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Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal The Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal (RSRT) is an independent national tribunal that has functions relating to the road transport industry.
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Royal Australasian College of Physicians The R​ACP is not subject to the Freedom of Information Act but it has been included on this site because it receives significant public funding
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Royal Australian Air Force Veterans' Residences Trust Fund The Trust provides residences for eligible persons who are in necessitous circumstances and, if the Trust approves, the dependants of such eligible per...
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Royal Australian Air Force Welfare Recreational Company The company provides access to discounted recreational accommodation for RAAF members, their families and other eligible persons. It also provides fina...
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Royal Australian Air Force Welfare Trust Fund The Royal Australian Air Force Welfare Trust Fund is part of the Defence portfolio, and functions in an executive management capacity.
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Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists The R​ANZCOG is not subject to the Freedom of Information Act but it has been included on this site because it receives significant public funding
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Royal Australian Navy Central Canteens Fund 0 requests made.
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Royal Australian Navy Relief Trust Fund Also called RANRTF. The Royal Australian Navy Relief Trust Fund (RANRTF) was established in 1913 with the object of providing welfare assistance to serving and ex-serving...
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Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation Also called RIRDC. The Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation is about managing and funding priority research and translating results into practical outcom...
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Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Commission Also called SRCC. Responsible for developing and issuing licences under the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988; ensuring that obligations imposed on a Comm...
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Safe Work Australia Leads and coordinates national efforts to improve OHS and workers compensation arrangements.
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Screen Australia Also called SA. Screen Australia is the Commonwealth Government screen agency providing support to Australian film, television, documentary and digital media makers.
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Seafarers Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Authority Also called Seacare. Oversees the operation of the Seafarers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1992 and the Occupational Health and Safety (Maritime Industry) Act 1993.
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Second Review Dental Benefits Act 2008 Committee 0 requests made.
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Secretaries’ ICT Governance Board The SIGB is a Board of Secretaries and Chief Executives representing central bodies, portfolio departments and delivery agencies. This Board will: Ov...
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Skills Australia Board 0 requests made.
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Small Business Advisory Committee The Small Business Advisory Committee (SBAC) has been established as part of the Government’s Better Regulation Agenda.  The SBAC provides government a...
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Smart Services CRC Smart Services CRC creates new and improved services for industry to enable customers to receive affordably and easily personalised, continuous service...
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Snowy Hydro Limited 1 request made.
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Social Security Appeals Tribunal Also called SSAT. The Social Security Appeals Tribunal is the first level of external review of decisions made by Centrelink about social security, family assistance, or...
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Solicitor-General The Solicitor-General is the second Law Officer of the Commonwealth. He provides written and oral advice on matters of significance to the Australian G...
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Special Broadcasting Service Corporation Also called SBS. The principal function of the SBS is to provide multilingual and multicultural radio and television services which inform, educate and entertain all Au...
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Specialist Medical Review Council The Specialist Medical Review Council is a statutory body which, on request, reviews decisions made by the Repatriation Medical Authority on Statements...
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Special Minister of State Requests for personal documents, documents of a party political nature, or documents held in the minister’s capacity as a local member of parliament ar...
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Sport and Recreation Ministers' Council Also called SRMC. Coordinates the development of recreation and sport and provides a forum for liaison and cooperation between the Commonwealth, State and Territory Gove...
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Statutory Fishing Rights Allocation Review Panel The Statutory Fishing Rights Allocation Review Panel is part of the Agriculture portfolio, and functions in an regulatory, review, inquiry, commission...
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Sugar Research and Development Corporation Also called SRDC. The corporation investigates and evaluates the research and development (R&D) requirements of the sugar industry.
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Superannuation Complaints Tribunal Also called SCT. An independent tribunal set up by the Commonwealth Government to resolve most complaints that members, former members (or beneficiaries in relation to...
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Sydney Airport Community Forum The Sydney Airport Community Forum (SACF) advises the Government on noise abatement and related environment issues, providing an important voice for th...
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Sydney Harbour Federation Trust The Sydney Harbour Federation Trust is responsible for protecting and improving public access to former defence and Commonwealth sites around Sydney Ha...
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Takeovers Panel The Takeovers Panel is a peer review body that regulates corporate control transactions in widely held Australian entities, primarily by the efficient,...
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Tax Practitioners Board The Tax Practitioners Board is responsible for the registration and regulation of tax practitioners and for ensuring compliance with the Tax Agent Serv...
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Teacher Education Ministerial Advisory Group The Teacher Education Ministerial Advisory Group has been established to provide advice on how teacher programmes could be improved to better prepare n...
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Telecommunications Universal Service Management Agency Also called TUSMA. The Telecommunications Universal Service Management Agency (TUSMA) was folded into the Communications Department in 2015. Read more about this at ZDNet...
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Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency Also called TEQSA. The Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) is a statutory authority that registers providers and accredits courses of study. TEQSA reg...
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The Education Investment Fund Advisory Board 0 requests made.
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The HEARing CRC The HEARing CRC is focused on the twin challenges of more effective prevention and improved remediation of hearing loss. Hearing loss affects one in si...
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Therapeutic Goods Administration Also called TGA. The Therapeutic Goods Administration is responsible for regulating therapeutic goods including medicines, medical devices, blood and blood products.
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Therapeutic Goods Advertising Code Council Also called TGACC. The Therapeutic Goods Advertising Code Council advises the Minister on matters concerning the regulation of advertising of therapeutic goods, including...
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Therapeutic Goods Committee The Therapeutic Goods Committee advises the Minister for Health and Ageing on the adoption of standards for therapeutic goods, matters relating to stan...
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The Vision CRC The Vision CRC will address the major challenges of significant vision impairment and eye health issues by solving problems related to ocular and conta...
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Threatened Species Scientific Committee The Threatened Species Scientific Committee advises the Minister on the amendment and updating of the national lists of threatened species, threatened...
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Torres Strait Regional Authority Also called TSRA. TSRA develops policies and manages programs to overcome disadvantage and to improve the economic status and social well-being of Torres Strait Islander...
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Tourism Australia Tourism Australia is Australia's tourism marketing authority responsible for marketing Australia overseas.
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Tourism Quality Council of Australia The Tourism Quality Council of Australia (TQCA) was established to oversee the National Tourism Accreditation Framework (NTAF) and administer T-QUAL Ac...
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Tourism Research Australia We are Australia's leading provider of quality tourism intelligence across both international and domestic markets. We equip industry with information...
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Trade Marks Office 0 requests made.
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Tradespersons' Rights Regulation Act Central Committee The Tradespersons' Rights Regulation Act Central Committee determine the requirements an applicant must meet in order to be awarded an Australian Recog...
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Treasurer 7 requests made.
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Tuition Protection Service The Tuition Protection Service (TPS) is an initiative of the Australian Government to assist international students whose providers are unable to fully...
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta Board of Management The Uluru-Kata Tjuta Board of Management is established under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999. The Board manages the...
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University of Notre Dame The University of Notre Dame Australia is an Australian private Catholic university established in 1989 by the University of Notre Dame Australia Act 1...
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Veterans and Veterans Families Counselling Service The VVCS – Veterans and Veterans Families Counselling Service provides counselling and group programs to Australian veterans, peacekeepers and their fa...
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Veterans’ Review Board The Veterans' Review Board is an independent tribunal to review decisions made by the Repatriation Commission on claims for acceptance of injury or dis...
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Water Efficiency Labelling and Standards Regulator Also called WELS. The Water Efficiency Labelling and Standards (WELS) Scheme is a cooperative Commonwealth/state and territory regulatory system established as a cost ef...
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Wheat Exports Australia Also called WEA. Established to regulate the export of bulk wheat from Australia through the Wheat Export Accreditation Scheme.
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Wheat Industry Advisory Taskforce The Wheat Industry Advisory Taskforce will examine key issues facing the wheat industry, including availability of stocks information and quality integ...
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Wine Australia Corporation [This authority has been replaced by the Australian Grape and Wine Authority ]. Also known as the Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation or the Austra...
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Wine Australia (Research and Development) Also called Wine Australia R&D. [This authority has been replaced by the Australian Grape and Wine Authority]. Wine Australia supports a competitive wine sector by investing in resea...
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Woomera Prohibited Area Advisory Board The Woomera Prohibited Area (WPA) Advisory Board monitors and reports on the balance of national security and economic interests in the WPA; oversees t...
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Workplace Gender Equality Agency The Workplace Gender Equality Agency is an Australian Government statutory agency created by the Workplace Gender Equality Act 2012. The Agency is char...
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Wound Management Innovation CRC The Wound Management Innovation CRC will examine key challenges in improving wound healing to provide quality-of-life for people with wounds, and cost-...
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Wreck Bay Aboriginal Community Council WBACC administers the ownership and management of the land and waters within the Jervis Bay Territory and represents community interests. Established b...
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Young and Well CRC The Young and Well CRC unites young people with researchers, practitioners, innovators and policymakers from over 75 partners. Together, we explore the...
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Youth 20 Planning Group 0 requests made.
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