Attorney-General's Department

The Attorney-General's Department provides policy advice and services to the Commonwealth in the following main areas: administrative, constitutional, civil, family and international law, international crime cooperation, Indigenous legal justice, law reform, bankruptcy estate administration and regulation, Commonwealth courts and tribunals, legal aid, native title, national and international human rights issues, censorship, criminal law and law enforcement, national security, emergency management, some aspects of customs and border control.

Field NameField Value
FOI Documents Released
FOI Disclosure Log URL
http://www.ag.gov.au/RightsAndProtections/FOI/Pages/Freedomofinformationdisclosurelog.aspx
Australian Business Number
ABN from business register
92661124436
Annual Report(s)
http://www.ag.gov.au/Publications/Annualreports/Pages/default.aspx
Budget
Portfolio Budget Statements and Portfolio Additional Estimates Statements
http://www.ag.gov.au/Publications/Budgets/Pages/default.aspx
Contract Listing
Departmental and agency contracts, mandated by the Senate
http://www.ag.gov.au/Tendersandcontracts/Pages/SenateOrderContracts.aspx
Description
Description of roles and responsiblities of organisation
The Attorney-General's Department provides policy advice and services to the Commonwealth in the following main areas: administrative, constitutional, civil, family and international law, international crime cooperation, Indigenous legal justice, law reform, bankruptcy estate administration and regulation, Commonwealth courts and tribunals, legal aid, native title, national and international human rights issues, censorship, criminal law and law enforcement, national security, emergency management, some aspects of customs and border control.
2010-2011 employees
2010-2011 employees
1651
FOI Bodies
Organisational units within this agency that are subject to FOI Act but are not autonomous
  1. Administrative Review Council
  2. Admiralty Rules Committee
  3. Classification Board
  4. Classification Review Board
  5. Criminology Research Council
  6. Family Law Council
FOI Contact Email
FOI contact email if not foi@
foi@ag.gov.au
Policy
Grants Awarded
Departmental and agency grants mandated by the Senate and Commonwealth grants guidelines
http://www.ag.gov.au/Aboutthedepartment/Grants/Pages/default.aspx
Has CC-BY
Has any page licenced Creative Commons - Attribution
  1. http://www.ag.gov.au/Pages/Disclaimers/Copyright.aspx
Has RSS
  1. http://www.ministerhomeaffairs.gov.au/www/ministers/oconnor.nsf/news.rss
Has YouTube
  1. http://www.youtube.com/user/AttorneyGeneralsAU
Information Publication Scheme
http://www.ag.gov.au/RightsAndProtections/FOI/Pages/InformationPublicationScheme.aspx
1/1/1970
Legal Services Expenditure
Legal Services Expenditure mandated by Legal Services Directions 2005
http://www.ag.gov.au/Commonwealthlegalservicesexpenditure/Pages/default.aspx
Name
Name, most recent and broadest
Attorney-General's Department
Organisation Type
Org type based on legal formation via FMA/CAC legislation etc.
FMA-DepartmentOfState
Past/Other Names
Other names for organisation
  1. Attorney-General's
  2. Attorney-Generals
  3. Office of Film & Literature Class
  4. Office of Film & Literature Class.
  5. Office of Film & Literature Classification
Political Positions
Ministers and Parliamentary Secretaries
  1. Attorney-General
  2. Minister Assisting on Queensland Floods Recovery
  3. Minister for Home Affairs
  4. Minister for Justice
  5. Minister for Emergency Management
  6. Solicitor-General
Files/Records Held
Indexed lists of departmental and agency files, mandated by the Senate
http://www.ag.gov.au/Aboutthedepartment/Pages/SenateContinuingOrderFileLists.aspx
Same As
Same as other URLs/URIs for this entity
  1. http://dbpedia.org/resource/Attorney-General%27s_Department_%28Australia%29
1
Short Name
Name shortened, usually to an acronym
AGD
Website
Website URL