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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 expertise is organised into 11 research areas
CSIRO manages national facilities and collections that are opened to researchers around Australia and overseas.
Find out about CSIRO's governance; vision, purpose and beliefs; strategy; budget and performance; and structure.
Read about our governing legislation, the CSIRO Board, Governance Framework and policies. See also links to CSIRO Sector Advisory Councils and Flagship Advisory Committees.
CSIRO is a trusted organisation with a proud track record of success. We continue to demonstrate our scientific excellence with great relevance to industry, the community and to a sustainable future.
Read an overview of our customer service standards, staff conduct and how we evaluate our performance.
Our strategy outlines CSIRO's goals, objectives and targets.
CSIRO is Australia's national science agency and one of the largest and most diverse scientific research organisations in the world. Read about our organisational structure and download an organisational chart here.
CSIRO's Budget & Performance are reported in our Annual Report and in our Occupational Health, Safety and Environment reports. Read these reports here.
CSIRO undertakes a wide range of research to inform and improve the health, welfare, sustainability and productivity of people, communities, regions and industries.
Every year CSIRO releases a procurement plan outlining the details of planned procurement as well as the initiatives from which further procurement needs are likely to arise.