Director-General of Security

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We don’t talk about our operations but we can reveal their outcomes. We must be secretive about our capabilities, but we can be open about our values. We cannot identify our undeclared staff, but we can celebrate the difference they make.

Mike Burgess 

What we do


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ASIO brings together professionals from a wide range of disciplines who protect Australia and Australians from threats to their security.


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In a complex, challenging and changing security environment, our success is built on the imagination and intelligence of our team. At ASIO, you’ll achieve extraordinary things.

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We are looking for people who can out-think and out-imagine Australia's adversaries. Can you beat the ASIO CodeMaker?

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