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List of Australian government entities

This article is part of a series on the
politics and government of
Australia

This is a list of Australian government departments, bureaus and commissions, authorities and corporations.'

A government led by the leader of the Liberal Party of Australia, the Hon. Malcolm Turnbull MP in coalition with the Leader of the National Party of Australia, the Hon. Warren Truss MP, was sworn in by the Governor-General of Australia on 18 September 2013.[1] The Government changed the structure and portfolios of a number of agencies.[2]

Contents

  • Department summary 1
    • From September 2013 1.1
  • Agriculture portfolio 2
    • Ministers 2.1
    • Department 2.2
    • Other portfolio bodies 2.3
  • Attorney-General's portfolio 3
    • Ministers 3.1
    • Department 3.2
    • Other portfolio bodies 3.3
  • Communications portfolio 4
    • Ministers 4.1
    • Department 4.2
    • Other portfolio bodies 4.3
  • Defence portfolio 5
    • Ministers 5.1
    • Departments 5.2
    • Other portfolio bodies 5.3
  • Education and Training portfolio 6
    • Ministers 6.1
    • Department 6.2
    • Other portfolio bodies 6.3
  • Employment portfolio 7
    • Ministers 7.1
    • Department 7.2
    • Other portfolio bodies 7.3
  • Environment portfolio 8
    • Ministers 8.1
    • Department 8.2
    • Other portfolio bodies 8.3
  • Finance portfolio 9
    • Ministers 9.1
    • Departments 9.2
    • Other portfolio bodies 9.3
  • Foreign Affairs and Trade portfolio 10
    • Ministers 10.1
    • Department 10.2
    • Other portfolio bodies 10.3
  • Health portfolio 11
    • Ministers 11.1
    • Department 11.2
    • Other portfolio bodies 11.3
  • Immigration and Border Protection portfolio 12
    • Ministers 12.1
    • Department 12.2
    • Other portfolio bodies 12.3
  • Industry portfolio 13
    • Ministers 13.1
    • Department 13.2
    • Other portfolio bodies 13.3
  • Infrastructure and Regional Development portfolio 14
    • Ministers 14.1
    • Department 14.2
    • Other portfolio bodies 14.3
  • Prime Minister and Cabinet portfolio 15
    • Ministers 15.1
    • Department 15.2
    • Other portfolio bodies 15.3
      • Indigenous 15.3.1
  • Social Services portfolio 16
    • Ministers 16.1
    • Department 16.2
    • Other portfolio bodies 16.3
  • Treasury portfolio 17
    • Ministers 17.1
    • Department 17.2
    • Other portfolio bodies 17.3
  • See also 18
  • References 19

Department summary

From September 2013

The following is a list of government departments that were formed or re-confirmed on 18 September 2013 by way of an Administrative Arrangements Order issued by the Governor-General of Australia on the recommendation of the Abbott Government.[3] The Administrative Arrangements Order replaced the previous Order of 14 September 2010 issued by the Governor-General on the recommendation of the Gillard Government.[4][5]

Agriculture portfolio

Ministers

Department

Other portfolio bodies

Attorney-General's portfolio

Ministers

Department

Other portfolio bodies

Communications portfolio

Ministers

Department

Other portfolio bodies

Defence portfolio

Ministers

Departments

Other portfolio bodies

Education and Training portfolio

Ministers

Department

Other portfolio bodies

Employment portfolio

Ministers

Department

Other portfolio bodies

Environment portfolio

Ministers

Department

Other portfolio bodies

Finance portfolio

Ministers

Departments

Other portfolio bodies

Foreign Affairs and Trade portfolio

Ministers

Department

Other portfolio bodies

Health portfolio

Ministers

Department

Other portfolio bodies

Immigration and Border Protection portfolio

Ministers

Department

Other portfolio bodies

Industry portfolio

Ministers

Department

Other portfolio bodies

Infrastructure and Regional Development portfolio

Ministers

Department

Other portfolio bodies

Prime Minister and Cabinet portfolio

Ministers

Department

Other portfolio bodies

Indigenous

Social Services portfolio

Ministers

Department

Other portfolio bodies

Treasury portfolio

Ministers

Department

Other portfolio bodies

See also

References

  1. ^ "Abbott government sworn in". news.com.au. 18 September 2013. Retrieved 18 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "Tony Abbott's cabinet and outer ministry". Sydney Morning Herald. 16 September 2013. Retrieved 16 September 2013. 
  3. ^ "Administrative Arrangements Order" (PDF).  
  4. ^ "Administrative Arrangements Order" (PDF).  
  5. ^ "Australian Government Directory". Australian Government. Retrieved 23 September 2010. 
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