Other regulators and government agencies

Other helpful regulators and government agencies in different sectors are listed below.


Australian Communications and Media Authority


Clean Energy Regulator

Financial services

Australian Financial Security Authority

Australian Prudential Regulation Authority

Australian Securities and Investments Commission

Higher education

Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency

Human rights

Australian Human Rights Commission


Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission



Australian Energy Market Commission

National Competition Council

State & territory

Economic Regulation Authority (Western Australia)

Essential Services Commission of South Australia

Essential Services Commission (Victoria)

Independent Competition and Regulation Commission (ACT)

Independent Pricing & Regulatory Tribunal of NSW

Office of the Tasmanian Economic Regulator

Queensland Competition Authority

Utilities Commission Northern Territory


Australian Taxation Office

Online safety, cyber security and privacy

Online safety

eSafety Commissioner

Cyber security and cyber crime

Australian Cyber Security Centre

Department of Home Affairs


Office of the Australian Information Commissioner

See the Be safe, Be alert online quick reference guide for additional information about these online safety, cyber security and privacy agencies.