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Administrative Arrangement Orders

Administrative Arrangements Orders declare which government ministries are responsible for areas or matters, and specify which pieces of legislation they will administer. Where legislation simply refers to 'the Minister', the current AAO will help you identify which minister.

Administrative Arrangements Orders are published in government gazettes, or on the web as below:

Jurisdiction Website
Commonwealth

Federal Register of Legislation - Other (2001 - )

Parliament of Australia - Administrative Arrangements Orders (1906+)

Queensland Queensland Government - Government responsibilities