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Table A1: Machinery of Government changes, 1 July to 31 December 2017

Date Agency moved from Agency moved to Ongoing employees Non-ongoing employees Change
14/12/2017 Department of Finance Prime Minister and Cabinet 1 0 Transfer of job function
21/12/2017 Attorney General's Department Department of Home Affairs 348 55 Establishment of Department of Home Affairs
21/12/2017 Prime Minister and Cabinet Department of Home Affairs 27 2 Establishment of Home Affairs
21/12/2017 Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development Department of Home Affairs 262 5 Establishment of Department of Home Affairs
21/12/2017 Department of Social Services Department of Home Affairs 18 0 Establishment of Department of Home Affairs

Table A2: Major APS agency changes, 1 July to 31 December 2017

Date Agency moved from Change
14/12/2017 Independent Parliamentary Expenses Authority Established as a statutory agency
21/12/2017 Department of Immigration and Border Porotection Renamed to Department of Home Affairs
21/12/2017 Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC) Entity moved from Attorney General's to Home Affairs
21/12/2017 Australian Crime Commission Entity moved from Attorney General's to Home Affairs
21/12/2017 Department of Employment Renamed to Department of Jobs and Small Business
21/12/2017 Department of Industry, Innovation and Science Amalgamated into the Jobs and Innovation Portfolio
21/12/2017 Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development Renamed to Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities

Note: excludes employees located overseas.https://www.finance.gov.au/resource-management/governance/