The Australian Government has a range of assistance programs to support tourism businesses - Tourism and business
The T-QUAL Tick is the first national symbol of quality for tourism products and services in Australia - T-QUAL Accreditation
Tourism Research Australia (TRA) provides research and analysis to support policy and industry development - Tourism Research Australia
Tourism 2020 is an update to Australia's national strategy to support industry growth - Tourism 2020
Tourism and Austrade integration
On 3 October 2013, responsibility for tourism policy, programs and research transferred to Austrade from the former Department of Resources, Energy and Tourism.
Tourism Australia remains a separate statutory authority with primary responsibility for the international marketing of Australian tourism, reporting to the Minister for Trade and Investment.