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Table 36: Ongoing employees: agency by temporary assignment classification, 31 December 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 . . . 48 167 139 140 110 20 7 3 634
- Australian Fisheries Management Authority . . 1 2 1 8 5 1 . . . 18
- Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority . . . 1 3 4 2 4 . . . 14
- Murray Darling Basin Authority . . . . 1 10 10 6 . 1 . 28
Attorney-General's . . . . 18 15 34 35 14 2 . 118
- Administrative Appeals Tribunal . . 3 14 34 28 22 17 2 . . 120
- Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity . . . . 1 . 3 4 1 . . 9
- Australian Financial Security Authority . . 2 13 29 22 16 7 . . . 89
- Australian Human Rights Commission . . . . 3 1 5 2 . . . 11
- Australian Law Reform Commission . . . . . . . . . . . .
- Commonwealth Ombudsman . . . 1 9 9 15 11 2 . . 47
- Federal Court Statutory Agency . . 5 32 12 9 8 3 4 2 . 75
- National Archives of Australia . 4 2 9 16 19 11 9 3 . . 73
- Office of the Australian Information Commissioner . . . . 4 1 1 3 3 2 . 14
- Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions . . . 5 4 3 20 24 8 2 1 67
- Office of the Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security . . . . . . . 1 . . . 1
- Office of Parliamentary Counsel . . . . . 2 1 1 2 . . 6
Communications and the Arts . . . 2 13 9 33 22 6 1 . 86
- Australian Communications and Media Authority . . . . 4 11 17 14 3 2 . 51
- Australian National Maritime Museum . . . . 3 5 8 1 . . . 17
- National Film and Sound Archive . . 1 2 5 7 6 . . . . 21
- National Library of Australia . . 4 13 15 18 12 7 3 . . 72
- National Museum of Australia . . 1 7 10 11 12 6 3 . . 50
- National Portrait Gallery . . . 1 1 . . . . . . 2
- Old Parliament House . . . . 5 2 2 1 . . . 10
- Screen Australia . . . . . . . . . . . .
Defence . 4 29 90 221 304 418 224 27 5 2 1324
- Defence Housing Australia . . 1 8 15 14 10 2 2 2 . 54
Education and Training . . . 7 30 44 63 60 27 8 1 240
- Australian Research Council . . . . . 7 7 8 2 1 . 25
- Australian Skills Quality Authority . . . 1 1 2 4 3 . . . 11
- Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency . . . . . 3 2 . . . . 5
Environment and Energy . . 3 14 63 101 143 73 20 10 2 429
- Bureau of Meteorology . . 4 4 31 71 117 82 5 3 . 317
- Clean Energy Regulator . . . 3 10 12 8 8 2 1 . 44
- Climate Change Authority . . . . . . 1 2 1 . . 4
- Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority . 1 1 6 3 11 15 9 2 . . 48
Finance . . 1 7 13 22 36 39 13 1 1 133
- Australian Electoral Commission . . 9 4 10 19 14 9 1 . . 66
- Future Fund Management Agency . . . . . . . . . . . .
- Independent Parliamentary Expenses Authority . . . 2 2 1 . . 1 . . 6
Foreign Affairs and Trade . . . 6 10 72 72 104 74 13 . 351
- Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research . . . . . 2 1 . . . . 3
- Australian Trade and Investment Commission . . . . 8 . 13 19 11 5 . 56
Health . 3 7 18 130 172 223 149 46 15 3 766
- Australian Aged Care Quality Agency . . . . . 2 2 . . . . 4
- Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care . . . . 1 2 2 1 . . . 6
- Australian Digital Health Agency . . . . 1 4 3 3 1 1 . 13
- Australian Institute of Health and Welfare . . . 1 4 10 8 8 1 . . 32
- Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency . . . . 1 1 3 6 1 . . 12
- Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority . . . . 1 4 2 4 1 . . 12
- Cancer Australia . . . . . 5 2 . 1 1 . 9
- Food Standards Australia New Zealand . . . . 1 1 2 2 . . . 6
- National Blood Authority . . . . 1 2 3 1 . . . 7
- National Health and Medical Research Council . . . 4 4 12 16 12 . 2 . 50
- National Health Funding Body . . . . . . 1 1 . . . 2
- National Mental Health Commission . . . . . . 2 . 1 . . 3
- Organ and Tissue Authority . . . . . . 1 1 . . . 2
- Professional Services Review . . . . . . . . . . . .
Home Affairs . 29 9 224 570 510 549 298 89 24 5 2307
- Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission . . 1 4 19 18 19 14 4 1 1 81
- AUSTRAC . . . . 2 8 24 9 5 1 . 49
Human Services . 2 33 220 2169 1352 743 322 45 9 2 4897
Industry, Innovation and Science . . . 14 41 116 195 122 27 7 1 523
- National Offshore Petroleum Safety And Environmental Management Authority . . . . . . . . . . . .
Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities . . . 1 9 25 36 44 19 4 . 138
- Australian Transport Safety Bureau . . . . . 1 1 4 . 1 . 7
- Infrastructure and Project Financing Agency . . . . . 1 . . . . . 1
- National Capital Authority . . 1 . 3 . 3 1 . . . 8
Jobs and Small Business . . . 8 27 39 89 73 27 6 1 270
- Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency . . . . . 1 . . . . . 1
- Australian Building and Construction Commission . . . 2 1 5 4 4 3 1 . 20
- Comcare . . 3 15 24 23 20 15 1 . . 101
- Fair Work Commission . . . 2 9 12 7 2 2 . . 34
- Office of the Fair Work Ombudsman . . . 7 21 49 31 15 3 . . 126
- Safe Work Australia . . . . 1 2 5 2 2 1 . 13
Prime Minister and Cabinet . 1 . 3 23 41 65 72 36 6 3 250
- Aboriginal Hostels Ltd. . 1 4 1 1 1 3 1 . . . 12
- AIATSIS . . . 4 4 9 3 3 1 . . 24
- Australian National Audit Office . . 1 . 3 9 5 9 2 . 1 30
- Australian Public Service Commission . . . . 5 8 11 10 2 . . 36
- Digital Transformation Agency . . . . . 4 12 8 1 . . 25
- Office of National Intelligence . . . 1 . 5 7 8 5 2 . 28
- Torres Strait Regional Authority . . 1 . 6 3 9 1 . . . 20
- Workplace Gender Equality Agency . . . . 2 1 . . . . . 3
Social Services . 1 . 7 58 93 116 66 24 10 . 375
- Australian Institute of Family Studies . . . 1 1 . 3 7 2 . . 14
- National Disability Insurance Agency . . 3 18 118 172 187 82 15 6 1 602
- NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission . . . . 2 4 . 1 . . . 7
Treasury . . 4 5 22 17 37 28 19 5 1 138
- Australian Bureau of Statistics . . 1 15 166 184 138 56 11 5 . 576
- Australian Competition and Consumer Commission . . . 9 1 36 39 44 17 3 . 149
- Australian Securities and Investments Commission . 2 . 17 3 41 62 62 23 . . 210
- Australian Taxation Office . 1 7 220 287 415 372 156 6 3 . 1467
- Office of the Inspector-General of Taxation . . . . . . 2 2 1 . . 5
- Productivity Commission . . . . 5 2 1 5 2 . . 15
Veterans' Affairs . . 5 20 88 132 102 46 10 2 1 406
- Australian War Memorial . . . 2 4 5 4 . . . . 15
Total . 49 147 1145 4614 4577 4481 2711 718 184 30 18656
                         
Source: APSED                        
                         
Note: Employees on temporary assignment as an agency head have been excluded from this table.
Last reviewed: 
29 March 2019