The ARC, Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS), Statistics New Zealand, and the New Zealand Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment are undertaking a joint review of the Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC). 

Planning for the review is underway, with the full review occurring in 2019. 

The review will ensure the research classifications reflect current practice and remain responsive to change in the sector. 

Information regarding the review will be provided on the ARC website as it becomes available. Feedback regarding the classification will not be accepted outside of a consultation period however if you have questions regarding the review, please contact us via email: