About the department
The Department of Commerce was formed on 1 January 2009.
The department has a number of divisions: Building Commission, Consumer Protection, EnergySafety, Labour Relations, Science and Innovation, WorkSafe, Office of the Director General, and Corporate Services.
A business environment that is productive, innovative, fair and safe.
To create a contemporary, diversified economy that provides for the growth, safety and protection of the community by:
- promoting innovation and science;
- enhancing capacity; and
- ensuring a world class regulatory environment.
For more information about the Department's operational divisions, visit their respective web entry points.
- Building Commission
- Consumer Protection
- Labour Relations
- Science and Innovation
The Department's Australian Business Number (ABN) is:
91 329 800 417