A listing of websites for governments in Australia
Each state and territory government has its own website that directs people to the services they offer, including policing, public schools, driver's licences and vehicle registrations, public hospitals, public housing, and business regulation.
The six states and the Northern Territory have established one further level of government. Local governments (also known as city, shire, town or municipal councils) handle community needs like waste collection, public recreation facilities and town planning.
The Australian Local Government Association is the national voice of local government, representing 560 councils across the country. State local government directories provide links to local council sites: