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Table 34: Ongoing employees: agency by temporary assignment classification, 30 June 2018

Agency Classification Total
APS 1 APS 2 APS 3 APS 4 APS 5 APS 6 EL 1 EL 2 SES 1 SES 2 SES 3
Agriculture and Water Resources . . . 59 137 112 129 77 13 3 1 531
- Australian Fisheries Management Authority . . 1 1 2 6 6 . . . . 16
- Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority . . . 1 4 3 2 4 1 . . 15
- Murray Darling Basin Authority . . . . 1 6 10 15 3 . . 35
Attorney-General's . . . 2 21 26 66 28 13 4 . 160
- Administrative Appeals Tribunal . . 3 22 32 26 17 13 1 . . 114
- Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity . . . . . . . . . . . .
- Australian Financial Security Authority . . 1 15 31 18 8 4 . . . 77
- Australian Human Rights Commission . . . . 3 2 10 2 1 . . 18
- Australian Law Reform Commission . . . . . . . . . . . .
- Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions . . . 5 7 2 22 26 9 3 1 75
- Federal Court Statutory Agency . . 5 25 16 19 11 5 8 2 . 91
- National Archives of Australia . 4 3 10 13 13 10 3 1 . . 57
- Office of the Australian Information Commissioner . . . . 2 . 5 4 . 2 . 13
- Office of Parliamentary Counsel . . . . . 1 1 . 1 . . 3
Communications and the Arts . . . 2 15 14 24 20 8 1 2 86
- Australian Communications and Media Authority . . . . 7 8 15 16 1 . . 47
- Australian National Maritime Museum . . . . 4 5 7 2 . . . 18
- National Film and Sound Archive . . . 4 5 4 3 1 . . . 17
- National Library of Australia . . 8 9 13 14 10 5 . . . 59
- National Museum of Australia . . 1 5 4 9 7 4 2 . . 32
- National Portrait Gallery . . . 1 3 2 . . . . . 6
- Old Parliament House . . . . 3 . 1 . . . . 4
- Screen Australia . . . . . . . . . . . .
Defence . 28 29 124 231 341 457 251 26 12 1 1500
- Defence Housing Australia . . 1 6 14 14 9 9 2 1 . 56
Education and Training . . . 16 33 42 57 32 17 6 2 205
- Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies . . . 3 6 14 6 3 . . . 32
- Australian Research Council . . . 1 3 11 5 7 5 . . 32
- Australian Skills Quality Authority . . . 1 3 3 4 2 . . . 13
- Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency . . . . . . 2 . . . . 2
Environment and Energy . . 4 17 56 97 116 59 16 3 1 369
- Bureau of Meteorology . . 4 5 33 92 123 83 4 2 . 346
- Clean Energy Regulator . . . 2 8 16 15 6 3 1 . 51
- Climate Change Authority . . . . . . 1 . 1 . . 2
- Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority . 1 3 5 5 9 7 4 1 . . 35
Finance . . 3 5 18 21 37 32 11 5 1 133
- Australian Electoral Commission . . 14 8 15 27 30 12 . . . 106
- Future Fund Management Agency . . . 1 1 . 1 . . . . 3
- Independent Parliamentary Expenses Authority . . . 2 2 1 . . . . . 5
Foreign Affairs and Trade . . . 21 4 44 56 57 55 3 1 241
- Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research . . . . . 2 1 . . . . 3
- Australian Trade and Investment Commission . . . . 9 . 13 18 5 3 . 48
Health . 3 7 36 142 182 247 107 27 6 3 760
- Australian Aged Care Quality Agency . . . . . 2 2 1 . . . 5
- Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care . . . . 1 2 2 . . . . 5
- Australian Digital Health Agency . . . . 1 . 2 1 1 . . 5
- Australian Institute of Health and Welfare . . . 1 3 6 6 . 1 . . 17
- Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency . . . . 1 1 3 5 . . . 10
- Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority . . . . 1 2 1 2 1 . . 7
- Cancer Australia . . . . . 2 2 2 1 . . 7
- Food Standards Australia New Zealand . . . . . 1 . 2 . . . 3
- National Blood Authority . . . . 1 3 2 . . . . 6
- National Health and Medical Research Council . . . 3 6 10 16 2 . 1 . 38
- National Health Funding Body . . . . . . . . . . . .
- National Mental Health Commission . . . . . . 1 1 . . . 2
- Organ and Tissue Authority . . . . . . 5 1 . . . 6
- Professional Services Review . . . . . . . . . . . .
Home Affairs . 80 4 266 564 574 493 209 60 15 5 2270
- Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission . . 1 6 24 22 26 9 4 . . 92
- AUSTRAC . . . . . 3 . . . . . 3
Human Services . . 37 172 2099 1532 799 255 33 10 1 4938
Industry, Innovation and Science . . . 15 49 106 168 96 12 11 1 458
- National Offshore Petroleum Safety And Environmental Management Authority . . . . . . . . . . . .
Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities . . . 1 5 39 42 32 10 5 . 134
- Australian Transport Safety Bureau . . . . . 2 . 3 . . . 5
- Infrastructure and Project Financing Agency . . . . . 1 . 1 . . . 2
- National Capital Authority . . . . 1 . 2 1 . . . 4
Jobs and Small Business . . 1 6 42 51 88 44 16 7 . 255
- Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency . . . . . . 1 . . . . 1
- Australian Building and Construction Commission . . . 2 1 3 1 . . . . 7
- Comcare . . 5 16 19 24 18 9 1 . . 92
- Fair Work Commission . . . . 13 7 4 1 . . . 25
- Office of the Fair Work Ombudsman . . 1 5 24 40 27 14 1 . . 112
- Safe Work Australia . . . . . 3 3 2 . . . 8
Prime Minister and Cabinet . 1 . 5 22 48 55 53 30 9 . 223
- Aboriginal Hostels Ltd. . 2 6 3 1 2 2 . . . . 16
- Australian National Audit Office . . 1 1 8 5 5 3 3 . . 26
- Australian Public Service Commission . . . . 2 5 8 3 . . . 18
- Commonwealth Ombudsman . . . 2 8 8 12 8 1 . . 39
- Digital Transformation Agency . . . . . 7 9 10 5 . . 31
- Office of the Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security . . . . . . . 2 . . . 2
- Office of National Assessments . . . . 1 4 6 3 2 . . 16
- Torres Strait Regional Authority . . 1 . 3 1 3 1 . . . 9
- Workplace Gender Equality Agency . . . . 1 2 . . . . . 3
Social Services . 1 2 2 66 71 111 66 14 6 . 339
- Australian Institute of Family Studies . . . . 1 . 2 7 2 . . 12
- National Disability Insurance Agency . . 1 23 93 129 146 70 14 4 . 480
Treasury . . 3 4 16 16 32 21 14 2 . 108
- Australian Bureau of Statistics . . 1 10 155 162 119 55 8 2 1 513
- Australian Competition and Consumer Commission . . . 7 7 46 36 38 11 1 . 146
- Australian Securities and Investments Commission . 5 1 24 3 57 67 51 20 . . 228
- Australian Taxation Office . 1 7 178 226 308 260 134 4 3 . 1121
- Office of the Inspector-General of Taxation . . . . . . . 1 . . . 1
- Productivity Commission . . . . 2 . . 6 1 . . 9
Veterans' Affairs . 1 6 23 98 133 105 36 3 . . 405
- Australian War Memorial . . . 4 2 5 2 1 . . . 14
Total . 127 165 1193 4476 4651 4245 2173 508 133 21 17692
Source: APSED
 
Note: Employees on temporary assignment as an agency head have been excluded from this table.
Last reviewed: 
26 September 2018