On this page are links to key pages from the site which contain information that may be of interest to industry. They are listed in order of most recently updated. Please note that not all relevant pages are included in this list. If you need to find specific information, please use the navigation menu on the left, or the search box at the top right.
This page provides links (categorised by general subject areas) to top-level corporate information about the Department and some of our major priorities, strategies and activities.
Provides links to the current Departmental Annual Report and previous annual reports from 2005-06 onwards.
Australian Industry Participation (AIP)
The objective is to maximise opportunities for Australian industry to participate in major investment projects and global supply markets in line with the Australian Industry Participation (AIP) National Framework.
Biotech Business Indicators
Biotech Business Indicators provides a ready reference to biotechnology industry and market developments, using key industry and market statistics.
General information page on Australian biotechnology sector.
Building and Construction
This page outlines the Departments involvement in with the Australian building and construction Industry.
The page provides information on the Australian Building Codes Board and the Building Codes of Australia.
Built Environment Industry Innovation Council
Information about the establishment of the Built Environment Industry Innovation Council, which considered the challenges and opportunities for the built environment industry. BEIIC membership finalised on 31 December 2012
Steel Supplier Advocate
The role of the Steel Supplier Advocate is to champion and lead industry initiatives aimed at helping Australian steel firms gain a greater share of contestable major project opportunities.
The Department of Industry, Innovation, Science, Research and Tertiary Education Careers Centre. Job vacancies, applications and recruitment contacts.
Chemicals and Plastics
This area of the site contains information on the chemicals and plastics industry in Australia.
This page provides links to a range of documents recently published by (or for) the Department.
The Defence Industry page contains useful information and links for Australian companies involved in the Defence industry sector.
Defence Export Controls
This page contains information about export licenses and trade controls for Australian companies that want to export defence related goods and services.
Free Trade Agreements
The Department of Innovation, Industry, Science and Research plays a key role in the negotiation and ongoing administration of FTAs.
Welcome to Innovation
The Department of Industry, Innovation, Science, Research and Tertiary Education works with our stakeholders to help shape the future economy, through skills, learning, discovery and innovation.
Connect With Innovation
Connect with Innovation provides information about, and access to those agencies within the Department that provide a wide range of services to industry, small business and the wider community.
Industrial biotechnology main page, including an introduction to the business benefits of biotechnology and links to pages with further information
Industry Innovation Councils
The Government has established eight Industry Innovation Councils (Councils) covering a number of industries. The Councils contribute to building an innovation culture in Australia.
information on innovation and the government's 10 year innovation strategy
Reporting Templates and Guidelines
All successful applicants are required to report on the progression and completion of their project and detail the expenditure of grant funds in accordance with the funding agreement entered into with the Australian Government.
Working with Contracts - Introduction
Introduction to Working with Contracts. Dealing with contracts is very much a part of small business management. Once in place, contractual requirements largely dictate the way in which small businesses operate.
Overview of the Australian manufacturing industry, including relevant policy, programs and key statistics.
Case studies of manufacturers who have benefitted from Australian Government support.
This page provides information concerning the Australian marine industry and provides links to related material.
Mutual Recognition Agreements
Mutual Recognition Agreements on Conformity Assessment (MRAs) to help facilitate trade by enabling compliance by Australian manufacturers.
Pulp and Paper
Provides a brief introduction to the Australian Pulp and Paper Industry.
Innovation Policy Report
The Policy Report aims to highlight departmental, national and international developments in the innovation policy area.
Research division home page - the department advises the Government on policy and implements programs relating to higher education research and research training.
Portfolio Research Agencies
This page describes the portfolio research agencies for which Science and Infrastructure has relationship responsibility. It also allows the public to view the agencies' charters as signed by Minister Carr.
The Department is a focal point for the development and consideration of small business policy issues within Government.
Trade Policy, Standards and Conformance
The Department supports the internationalisation of Australian industry, encourages Australia's multilateral and bilateral industry and trade cooperation, and manages the Commonwealth's relationships with standards and conformity assessment bodies.