Government Guide

Local and Australian Government web sites provide some of the best information you will find. There are way too many to list them all, but here we have included some of the more important links..


The website is your connection with government in Australia. It links to information and services on over 700 Australian Government websites as well as selected state and territory resources. | Read More..

 ◉ Australian Electoral Commission

The Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) is responsible for conducting federal elections and referendums and maintaining the Commonwealth electoral roll. The AEC also provides a range of electoral information and education pr | Read More..

 ◉ Australian of the Year

Each year our nation celebrates the achievement and contribution of eminent Australians through the Australian of the Year Awards by profiling leading citizens who are role models for us all. They inspire us through their achi | Read More..

 ◉ British High Commission

In Australia, the British High Commissioner represents the British Government in its relations with the Australian Government. The British High Commissioner to Australia is the Rt Hon Helen Liddell. Her CV and a downloadable ph | Read More..

 ◉ Business Name Application

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) now manages the new national business names register. The new national business names registration service replaces the previous state and territory services so that b | Read More..

 ◉ City of Sydney

The City of Sydney is a capital city council which is responsible for the commercial, financial and cultural hub of the greater Sydney area. The city community includes around 150,000 residents, 350,000 workers and more than 4 | Read More..

 ◉ IP Australia

IP Australia is the Federal Government Agency that grants rights in patents, trade marks and designs. Our mission is to ensure that Australians benefit from the effective use of intellectual property (IP), particularly through | Read More..

 ◉ National Archives of Australia

The National Archives of Australia can best be described as the memory of our nation - collecting and preserving Australian Government records that reflect our history and identity. Our collection traces events and decisions th | Read More..