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CSIRO aims to establish and build relationships with members of the community. We welcome people of all ages to come and explore our facilities, holiday programs and public events.
Phone: 1300 363 400
CSIRO, the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, is Australia's national science agency and one of the largest and most diverse research agencies in the world.
Large-scale, long-term, multidisciplinary science to address Australia's major national challenges and opportunities.
CSIRO manages national facilities and collections that are opened to researchers around Australia and overseas.
CSIRO publishes information on this site as part of the Information Publication Scheme, set up under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (Cth) to promote public access to information held by government agencies.
CSIRO is bound by the Freedom of Information Act 1982 Cth (FOI Act) and is required to comply with the provisions of the FOI Act relating to the Information Publication Scheme (IPS).
CSIRO's structure enables the organisation to achieve its goals. This PDF provides a high-level view of the way CSIRO is structured. (1 page)
Details of CSIRO Board members and the terms of their appointments.
Publicly available information released following a Freedom of Information (FOI) access request.
Documents that are commonly made available through Freedom of Information requests.
CSIRO's annual report outlines our achievements and performance for the year. Read our annual reports here.
Details of CSIRO's public consultation arrangements made in the course of developing specific policy proposals.
The Freedom of Information Act 1982 gives a general right to the public and to staff to seek access to documents held by CSIRO.
FOI, Privacy Coordinator
+61 2 6276 6123
Campbell ACT 2612
Senior Legal Counsel
CSIRO, 351 Royal Parade, Parkville 3052
+61 3 9662 7323