Australian Antarctic Division

The Australian Antarctic Division (AAD), as leader of Australia's Antarctic program, plays an important role in advancing Australia's Antarctic interests and achieving the government's Antarctic goals. It contributes to implementing government policy, taking an active role in the Antarctic Treaty System, and undertaking and supporting Antarctic and Southern Ocean research of national and international significance. The AAD also takes a lead role in protecting the Antarctic environment and administering the Australian Antarctic Territory and the Territory of Heard Island and McDonald Islands.

Field NameField Value
Australian Business Number
ABN from business register
56428630676
Annual Report(s)
http://www.environment.gov.au/about/publications/annual-report/index.html
Budget
Portfolio Budget Statements and Portfolio Additional Estimates Statements
http://www.environment.gov.au/about/publications/budget/index.html
Contract Listing
Departmental and agency contracts, mandated by the Senate
http://www.environment.gov.au/about/contracts/index.html
Description
Description of roles and responsiblities of organisation
The Australian Antarctic Division (AAD), as leader of Australia's Antarctic program, plays an important role in advancing Australia's Antarctic interests and achieving the government's Antarctic goals. It contributes to implementing government policy, taking an active role in the Antarctic Treaty System, and undertaking and supporting Antarctic and Southern Ocean research of national and international significance. The AAD also takes a lead role in protecting the Antarctic environment and administering the Australian Antarctic Territory and the Territory of Heard Island and McDonald Islands.
2010-2011 employees
2010-2011 employees
719
Grants Awarded
Departmental and agency grants mandated by the Senate and Commonwealth grants guidelines
http://www.environment.gov.au/about/grants/index.html
Has RSS
  1. http://www.antarctica.gov.au/rss/news
Has Restrictive Licence
Has any page licenced under terms more restrictive than Crown Copyright
  1. www.antarctica.gov.au/rss/news
Has Twitter
  1. @AusAntarctic
1/1/1970
Name
Name, most recent and broadest
Australian Antarctic Division
Organisation Type
Org type based on legal formation via FMA/CAC legislation etc.
FMA-Unknown
Past/Other Names
Other names for organisation
  1. Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities - Australian Antarctic Division
  2. Australian Antarctic Division
Parent Organisation
Parent organisation, usually a department of state
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Files/Records Held
Indexed lists of departmental and agency files, mandated by the Senate
http://www.environment.gov.au/about/files/index.html
Same As
Same as other URLs/URIs for this entity
  1. http://directory.gov.au/directory?ea5_lf99_120.&organizationalUnit&d4e3386c-8c7d-48e9-b29b-208636851665
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Website
Website URL