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Government by portfolio

A portfolio is a minister's area of responsibility as a member of Cabinet. As a general rule, there is one department in each portfolio.

Each government department has its own departmental website with ministers and parliamentary secretaries often having their own websites as well. Within each portfolio there are also numerous agency and program websites.

Portfolios

Commonwealth Parliament

Agriculture

Attorney-General's

Communications

Defence

Education and Training

Employment

Environment

Finance

Foreign Affairs and Trade

Health

Immigration and Border Protection

Industry and Science

Infrastructure and Regional Development

Prime Minister and Cabinet

Social Services

Treasury

Courts

Council of Australian Governments