7211 Employment Placement and Recruitment Services

Latest release
Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification (ANZSIC)
Reference period
2006 (Revision 2.0)

7211 Employment Placement and Recruitment Services

This class consists of units mainly engaged in listing employment vacancies and in referring or placing applicants for employment in any field. The services are provided to either employers or potential employees, and include the formulation of job descriptions, the screening and testing of applicants and the investigation of references. Also included in this class are units that provide executive search services.

Primary activities

  • Casting agency operation
  • Employment agency operation
  • Employment recruitment service
  • Employment registry operation
  • Executive placement service


Units mainly engaged in

  • supplying their own employees to client's businesses on a fee or contract basis are included in Class 7212 Labour Supply Services; and
  • providing human resource management services to clients or managing public figures are included in Class 6962 Management Advice and Related Consulting Services.
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