Working with states and territories

Australia has a strong and dynamic space sector, with high ambitions and great potential characterised by creativity, entrepreneurship and a sense of discovery.  

We aim to grow the size, scope, capability and commercial sustainability of Australia’s national space sector through mutually beneficial cooperative agreements with states and territories. 

UK–Australia Space Bridge Framework Arrangement

On 23 February 2021, Australia and the United Kingdom signed the Space Bridge Framework Arrangement.  

The Arrangement enhances cooperation between Austrade, the Australian Space Agency, UK Department for International Trade and the UK Space Agency. It aims to increase connection, exchange and investment across both space sectors. 

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Our department recognises the First Peoples of this Nation and their ongoing cultural and spiritual connections to the lands, waters, seas, skies, and communities.

We Acknowledge First Nations Peoples as the Traditional Custodians and Lore Keepers of the oldest living culture and pay respects to their Elders past and present. We extend that respect to all First Nations Peoples.