Useful Publications and Links
Australian Parliament House
Includes information about the role of the Federal Parliament, Hansard transcripts, current bills, educational material, details of current committees and inquiries and a facility to search the parliamentary library. You can also watch live webcasts of proceedings in both houses.
Liberal Party of Australia
Here you can get the latest news and information from the Liberal Party, read party publications and reports and even sign up as a member.
Commonwealth Government On-Line Directory
Allows you to search for and locate Government departments and agencies. This includes links to Government ministers, Federal courts and the Governor-General.
Leader of the Opposition
Visit the Leader of the Opposition’s website for all the latest news, speeches and interview transcripts.
The Commonwealth Ombudsman deals with complaints about Government departments and agencies. The ombudsman can’t make binding decisions but can made recommendations to the Government based on its investigations.
Australian Electoral Commission
At the AEC website you can search for your postcode to establish which electorate you live in, enrol to vote or change your address and find out about upcoming elections.
It’s an Honour
If you’d like to nominate someone for an Australian award or honour or are searching for someone who has been nominated, then this is the site you need to visit. The site also includes useful information about the national anthem, the Australian flag and the Coat of Arms.
Here you can search for different types of grants and find out how to apply. Includes a section for those new to the grant application process.
Do you want to show your Australian spirit by flying an Australian flag? At Flags 2000 you can purchase the flags of the world on-line – including the Aussie green and gold for all your sporting fixtures.
Australian Tax Office Business Portal
The Tax Office's Business Portal provides secure access to a range of information, services and functions for businesses. This includes
electronic lodgment of business activity statements, updating business registration details and requesting transfers and refunds of credit
The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has the MoneySmart website, with a wealth of useful money advice, from budgets, to loans, to scams. You can plan a budget, or do a money "health check" for yourself.