7552 Foreign Government Representation

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

7552 Foreign Government Representation

This class consists of units of foreign governments mainly engaged in governmental service activities such as the provision of consular or diplomatic services. This class also includes representatives of joint international government organisations such as the United Nations.

In official statistics, only the resident component of units in this industry are normally included, overseas diplomatic representatives being regarded as residents of the country they represent.

Primary activities

  • Consulate operation (foreign government)
  • Embassy operation (foreign government)
  • High commission operation (foreign government)
  • International government organisation (United Nations, World Trade Organisation e.t.c.) administration
  • Legation operation (foreign government)
  • Trade commission operation (foreign government)
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