About Department of Finance

The Department of Finance (Finance) sits at the heart of government decision making, assisting the government in shaping and delivering its agenda by providing high quality advice and services over a wide range of policy and program areas. Some of the dynamic work delivered by Finance includes:

  • Supporting the delivery of the Australian Government Budget
  • Managing the government’s non-defence property portfolio
  • Managing the financial framework for Australian Government agencies


  • Providing advice and support to parliamentarians and their employees about their employment conditions
  • Maintaining shareholder oversight for Government Business Enterprises
  • Providing general insurance services to government agencies, and promoting improved risk management
  • Leading government in the application of new and existing information and communication technologies

Benefits of working at Department of Finance

    • health programs and a free gym
    • Learning and development opportunities
    • Onsite cafes and lots of social activities
    • you will be part of a supportive graduate cohort

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