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Council of Australian Governments (COAG)

The Council of Australian Governments is the peak intergovernmental forum in Australia. Find information about COAG and COAG councils.

COAG Energy Council

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Provides a forum for collaboration between jurisdictions to develop and implement an integrated and coherent national energy and mineral resources policy.

COAG Energy Council

COAG Health Council

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Provides a mechanism for the Australian Government, the New Zealand Government and state and territory governments to discuss matters of mutual interest concerning health policy, services and programs.

COAG Health Council

COAG Industry and Skills Council

Provides a forum for collaboration between jurisdictions with responsibility for industry and/or skills.

Department of Industry and Science

Council of Australian Governments

As the peak intergovernmental forum in Australia, COAG initiates, develops and monitors the implementation of policy reforms that are of national significance and which require cooperative action by Australian governments.

Council of Australian Governments (COAG)

Council on Federal Financial Relations

Oversees the operation of the Intergovernmental Agreement on Federal Financial Relations which provides the overarching framework for the Commonwealth's financial relations with the States.

Council on Federal Financial Relations

Education Council

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Provides a forum for collaboration between jurisdictions with responsibility for education.

COAG Education Council

Law, Crime and Community Safety Council

Assists COAG by developing a national and Trans-Tasman focus on fighting crime and promotes best practice in law, criminal justice and community safety, including in policy, operations and service provision.

COAG Law, Crime and Community Safety Council

Transport and Infrastructure Council

Aims to achieve a co-ordinated and integrated national transport and infrastructure system that is efficient, safe, sustainable, accessible and competitive.

COAG Transport and Infrastructure Council