We provide independent expert advice to government and policy makers. Key areas of focus in our policy work include national research infrastructure, research engagement and impact, humanities skills and capability development, and international collaboration.

Our latest policy submissions

Research Engagement and Impact

Valuing humanities research contribution and impact to culture, the economy, society and the environment.

Digital Economy: Opening up the Conversation

Australia’s digital transformation requires critical cultural and social assessment.

Higher Education Reform

Addressing Australia's vital languages capacity through the Diploma in Languages.

National Research Infrastructure Roadmap

The Roadmap offers a ‘once in a decade’ opportunity to unlock the content held by our museums, libraries, universities and research agencies for research on issues of national significance and priority.