The definitions of the acronyms used in the CSIRO Annual Report 2016-17.

Table 6.1: Acronyms

AAHL

Australian Animal Health Laboratory

AAS

Australian Academy of Science

ADJR Act

Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977

AEC

Animal research ethics committees

AEHRC

Australian e-Health Research Centre

AHS

Australian Hydrographic Survey

ALA

Atlas of Living Australia

ANACC

Australian National Algae Culture Collection

ANAO

Australian National Audit Office

ANASS

Australian National Algae Supply Service

ANFC

Australian National Fish Collection

ANH

Australian National Herbarium

ANIC

Australian National Insect Collection

ANU

Australian National University

ANWC

Australian National Wildlife Collection

APS

Australian Public Service

ARPANSA

Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency

ASKAP

Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder

ASX

Australian Securities Exchange

ATCA

Australia Telescope Compact Array

ATNF

Australia Telescope National Facility

ATSC

Australian Tree Seed Centre

AWRA

Australian Water Resources Assessment

BHPBSEA

BHP Billiton Science and Engineering Awards

BOM

Bureau of Meteorology

BU

Business Unit

CAPSTAN

Collaborative Australian Postgraduate Sea Training Alliance Network

CDSCC

Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex

CIF

CSIRO Innovation Fund 1, LP

COAG

Council of Australian Governments

CO2

Carbon dioxide

CO2-e

Carbon dioxide equivalent

CPRs

Commonwealth procurement rules

CRC

Cooperative research centre

CREST

CREativity in Science and Technology

CSIRO

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

DAWR

Department of Agriculture and Water Resources

DELWP

Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning

DET CRC

Deep exploration technologies cooperative research centre

ECR

Early-career researcher

EDP

SIEF Experimental Development Program

ET

CSIRO Executive Team

FHIR

Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources

FOI Act

Freedom of Information Act 1982

FMD

Foot-and-mouth disease

FRB

Fast radio bursts

FSP

Future Science Platform

FTE

Full-time equivalent

GV

Granted voyages

HSE

Health, safety and environment

ICT

Information and communication technology

IP

Intellectual property

ISEF

Intel International Science and Engineering Fair

ISO

International Organization for Standardization

KPIs

Key performance indicators

LBA

Long Baseline Array

LGBTI

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans,
and/or intersex

MNF

Marine National Facility

MOU

Memorandum of understanding

MTC

Major Transactions Committee

MWA

Murchison Wideband Array

NASA

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

NCTS

National Clinical Terminology Service

NCRIS

National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy

NICTA

National ICT Australia Ltd

NPS

Net Promoter Score

NPV

Net present value

NRCA

National Research Collections Australia

OIE

World Organisation for Animal Health

PAF

Phased-array feed

PBS

Portfolio Budget Statements

PCT

Patent cooperation treaty

PGPA Act

Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013

PID Act

Public Interest Disclosure Act 2013

PV

Photovoltaic

PwC

PricewaterhouseCoopers

R&D

Research and development

RIFR

Recordable Injury Frequency Rate

SAGE

Science in Australia Gender Equity

SCADA

System Control and Data Acquisition

SICOM

Science, Strategy, Investment and Impact Committee

SIEF

Science and Industry Endowment Fund

SIR Act

Science and Industry Research Act 1949

SME

Small-to-medium enterprise

SMiS

Scientists and Mathematicians in Schools

SNOMED CT

Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine-Clinical Terms

SoE

Statement of Expectations

SPV

Special purpose vehicles

STEM

Science, engineering, technology and mathematics

UFV

User funded voyages

WALLABY

Widefield ASKAP L-Band Legacy All-sky Blind surveY

WIRADA

Water Information Research and Development Alliance

WHS Act

Work Health and Safety Act 2011

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