Incoming Ministers' briefs

The Department has decided to publish the incoming briefs provided to portfolio Ministers appointed in December 2011 and March 2012. The briefs have been published in keeping with the Freedom of Information Act 1982, with exempt material redacted.

If you have difficulty accessing any of the documents below, please contact the Freedom of Information Coordinator at or  phone (02) 6213 7761.

December 2011 – Industry, Innovation, Science, Research and Tertiary Education.

December 2011 – Small Business

March 2012 – Industry and Innovation

March 2012 – Small Business

March 2012 – Higher Education and Skills