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

Australia's soft power

The diplomatic benefits that can be realised through Australia’s research, education and cultural assets.

Funding Australia's Research

An integrated investment strategy, and diversity and flexibility in research support mechanisms, needed for Australia’s research system.

Value of Canberra's national institutions

Canberra-based national institutions essential to Australia’s research and innovation system, digital economy, and international engagement.

Research Engagement and Impact

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