The independent national regulator of charities. It maintains public trust and confidence in the sector through increased accountability and transparency, and helps reduce unnecessary regulatory obligations on the sector.
Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission
Provides national leadership in promoting quality and continuous improvement in early childhood education and care and school age care in Australia. Guides the implementation of the National Quality Framework and ensures consistency in delivery.
Australian Children's Education and Care Quality Authority
The Australian Clearinghouse for Youth Studies (ACYS) provides support to youth organisations, youth workers, youth researchers and young people themselves, as well as policy makers, researchers and practitioners in other sectors working with youth. The clearinghouse focuses on information about early adolescence to the early adult years (12 to 25 years).
Leads and coordinates national improvements in safety and quality in health care across Australia. Develops and supports national safety and clinical standards, formulates and implements national accreditation schemes, and develops national health-related data sets.
Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care
Responsible for the regulation of telecommunications, broadcasting, radiocommunications and the internet. Provides information on the internet, radio and TV, phones and licences for consumers and industry.
Promotes competition and fair trade to benefit consumers, businesses, and the community and regulates national infrastructure services. They ensure that individuals and businesses comply with Australian competition, fair trading, and consumer protection laws.
Australian Consulate-General in Chennai, responsible for Australia’s Interests in Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Telangana and the Union Territories of Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Puducherry.
Australian Consulate-General In Los Angeles, responsible for Australia’s Interests in the states of California (south of the 36N latitude), Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Nevada (Clark County only) and Utah.