7520 State Government Administration

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

7520 State Government Administration

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

Primary activities

  • Financial and economic management except banking (state government)
  • Legislation enactment and enforcement (state government)
  • Parliament operation (state government)
  • Policy formulation and administration (state government)
  • State government administration (except justice)
  • State governor’s unit operation


Units mainly engaged in

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