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Purpose

CSIRO’s purpose is to provide innovative scientific and technology solutions to national challenges and opportunities to benefit industry, the environment and the community, through scientific research and capability development, services and advice.

To deliver our purpose we:

  • Conduct, and encourage the uptake of world-class scientific research
  • Mobilise and develop the best talent, for the benefit of Australia
  • Manage research infrastructure on behalf of the nation.