Departmental information

Structure and functions

The NSW Department of Industry has four operational areas delivering to our industries and two central divisions providing departmental services and coordination across a wide range of communication, engagement, operational and strategic functions.

The department creates conditions for the NSW community to prosper, ensuring we have a highly-skilled workforce, we manage our natural resources sustainably and we encourage investment and competition.

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Types of information held

The department holds the following types of information:

  • Policy documents
  • Disclosure logs
  • Contracts register
  • Annual reports
  • Evaluations
  • Corporate plans
  • Media releases
  • Documents relating to the internal administration of the department
  • Appointments to various official positions, such as boards and committees
  • Submissions to the Executive Council, Cabinet and Cabinet Committees
  • Correspondence with other jurisdictions, Ministers, Members of Parliament and members of the public
  • Public registers under certain Acts administered by the department
  • Licensing information
  • Reports, fact sheets, guidelines and manuals.