7510 Central Government Administration

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

7510 Central Government Administration

This class consists of units engaged in the setting of central government policy; the oversight of central government programs (excluding military defence); collecting revenue to fund central government programs; creating statute laws and by-laws (excluding creating case law through the judicial processes of civil, criminal and other court operation); and distributing central government funds.

Primary activities

  • Administration, except justice and defence (central government)
  • Financial and economic management except banking (central government)
  • Governor-General’s unit operation
  • Legislation enactment (central government)
  • Parliament operation (central government)
  • Policy formulation and administration (central government)


Units mainly engaged in

  • the management of commercial and business activities or activities other than central government administration are included in the classes appropriate to these activities;
  • the operation or administration of judicial authorities, and the operation of civil, criminal and other courts, are included in Class 7540 Justice; and
  • exercising regulatory control over specified activities are included in Class 7720 Regulatory Services.
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