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Established in 1980 as a federal government support program, Artbank's two core objectives are to provide direct support to Australian contemporary artists through the acquisition of their work and to promote the value of Australian contemporary art to the broader public. Artbank funds its operations through the leasing of artworks from its collection.

Australasian Transport Research Forum

The Australasian Transport Research Forum (ATRF) is the principal transport research conference in Australia and New Zealand. It brings together transport researchers, policymakers, advisors and practitioners from a range of disciplines to share and build upon the latest research and thinking.

Australian Transport Assessment and Planning

The Australian Transport Assessment and Planning (ATAP) Guidelines outline best practice for transport planning and assessment in Australia. They have replaced the previous National Guidelines for Transport System Management (NGTSM).

Bureau of Infrastructure and Transport Research Economics

The Bureau of Infrastructure and Transport Research Economics (BITRE) provides economic analysis, research and statistics on infrastructure, transport and cities issues to inform both Australian Government policy development and wider community understanding.


Australian Classification is responsible for the classification of films, computer games and publications.

Green Vehicle Guide

The Green Vehicle Guide helps you reduce your impact on the environment by providing information on the environmental performance of light vehicles sold in Australia.

Infrastructure Investment Program

The Infrastructure Investment Program is the Australian Government's policy for improved planning and accelerated development of Australia's land transport infrastructure.

Inland Rail

Inland Rail will be fully connected across the rail network allowing trains to seamlessly travel between Melbourne and Brisbane via Parkes and connect Brisbane to Adelaide and Perth.

International Air Services Commission

The commission was established under the International Air Services Commission Act 1992. The commission's primary responsibility is to serve the object of the Act by allocating capacity entitlements to Australian airlines for the operation of international airline services.

Kingston and Arthur's Vale Historic Area

The Kingston and Arthur's Vale Historic Area (KAVHA) is a World Heritage site located on Norfolk Island. One of Australia's most interesting and important heritage sites, KAVHA is a living showcase of Polynesian, convict and Pitcairn Islander history.

National Faster Rail Agency

The National Faster Rail Agency is committed to supporting the Australian Government in planning for Australia's future population by working closely with state and territory governments on opportunities to develop rail infrastructure between major cities and key regional centres in order to advance social, economic and population outcomes.

National Freight and Supply Chain Strategy

The National Freight and Supply Chain Strategy, and its associated National Action Plan provides a mechanism to ratchet up action and ambition from governments and industry to lift freight system performance.

North Queensland Water Infrastructure Authority

To provide strategic planning and coordination of Commonwealth resources to deliver water security and boost agriculture in northern Queensland.

National Water Grid Authority

The National Water Grid Authority is playing a leading role in developing Australia’s National Water Grid — the next generation of water infrastructure for Australia.

Office for the Arts

We develop policies and deliver programs that encourage excellence in the arts, help to protect our cultural heritage and support public access to and participation in, arts and culture in Australia.

Office of Road Safety

The Australian Government established the Office of Road Safety to provide national leadership and coordination to improve road safety outcomes.

Regional Development Australia

Regional Development Australia (RDA) is an Australian Government initiative that brings together all levels of government to enhance the development of Australia's regions. A national network of RDA committees has been established to achieve this objective.

Regional Telecommunications Review

The report examines how people use telecommunications services in regional, rural and remote parts of Australia and makes a series of recommendations on how regional communities can maximise the economic opportunities of digital technologies and services.

Registered Automotive Workshop Scheme

Provides information about the Registered Automotive Workshop Scheme

Road Safety

The National Road Safety Strategy 2011–2020 represents the commitment of federal, state and territory governments to an agreed set of national goals, objectives and action priorities; setting out a path for action to reduce fatal and serious injury crashes on Australian roads.

Road Vehicle Certification System

RVCS allows vehicle manufacturers to electronically certify that the vehicles that they supply to the Australian market meet prescribed safety standards specified in the Australian Design Rules (ADRs).

Sydney Airport Community Forum

The Sydney Airport Community Forum (SACF) was established to address the noise impacts from Sydney Airport in consultation with affected residents.

Truck Buyers Guide

The Truck Buyers Guide provides a step by step guide for truck buyers to help them make a well informed choice that suits their business needs while minimising fuel consumption.

Western Sydney Airport

Set to open in 2026, Western Sydney Airport is a transformational infrastructure project that will generate economic activity, provide employment opportunities closer to home for people in the Western Sydney region, and meet Sydney's growing aviation needs.