Through the annual Australian Government Budget, the Department of Education is given an annual budget to carry out its services and programmes in order to deliver positive outcomes for all Australians in the areas of early childhood, schooling and youth affairs.

Portfolio Budget Statements 2014–15

Information on previous budgets are available on the Australian Government Budget website.

For previous department portfolio budget statements, which provide information on the proposed allocation of funds to achieve government outcomes, you can access former Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations Portfolio budget statements here: