Australian Space Agency

The Australian Space Agency will be located in the heart of Adelaide’s CBD at innovation hub Lot Fourteen.  

The Australian Government established the Agency on 1 July 2018, following a $300 million investment in Australian civil space as part of the 2018-19 Budget.

The Australian Space Agency is responsible for whole-of-government coordination of civil space matters. The Agency will transform and grow a globally respected space industry, and to reach and inspire all Australians through seven National Civil Space Priorities - position, navigation and timing; earth observation; communication technologies services, leapfrog R&D, space situational awareness, robotics and automation, and access to space.

Through the Agency, Australia aims to significantly grow its market segment from 10,000 jobs and a market size of $3.9 billion to up to another 20,000 jobs and $12 billion by 2030.