Department of State Development

The Department of State Development helps industry, business and communities identify and capitalise upon opportunities for job creation and economic growth.

It harnesses the South Australian Government’s expertise in attracting investment, improving industry competitiveness and building a skilled workforce.

The Department of State Development promotes the potential for specific sectors – including minerals and energy resources, manufacturing, health and biotechnology and arts and culture – to boost South Australia’s credentials and appeal as a place to live, work, study and do business.

Recent work in creating industry roadmaps, skills development and engagement frameworks reflects the department’s emphasis on innovation, science and technological advances, and partner and community collaboration.

The Department of State Development is driving research, education and skills initiatives to create jobs and build the skilled workforce South Australia needs to support industry.

It brings together the expertise across government to attract and serve international investors in our diverse economy.

Organisational chart

Department of State Development Organisational Chart
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