Do business

Each year we collaborate with nearly 3000 organisations to research and develop innovative products, services and technologies across digital, energy, agriculture, minerals, land and water, health, biosecurity and more.

We have spun out 150+ companies and hold 3450 patents.

Find out more about how we do business, how we can work together, or connect directly with the CSIROseven teams:

Food and nutrition

Access world class facilities and collaborate with experts across food, agribusiness and health to develop the next generation of healthier foods, evidence-based diets, new technologies and services for domestic and export markets. Find out more about working with the food and nutrition team.

CSIRO Futures

Engage our specialist team for strategic foresight and advisory services that build on the deep expertise of CSIRO’s 5000 experts, to help you and your organisation develop strategies to address opportunities and challenges linked to long-term economic, environmental, social, and technological trends. Find out if your business can benefit from our CSIRO Futures services or contact Vivek direct.


Through our world-class data science and technology research, we can help you change the way digital technology is created, delivered and consumed. Contact Data61.


Let us help you become (more) globally competitive. Our science and engineering skills, equipment and international connections are helping Australian manufacturers move to advanced, high tech products based on sustainable, advanced manufacturing processes. Find out more about the benefits of working with our manufacturing team.

Oceans and atmosphere

Access Australia’s $120m National Marine Facility, the RV Investigator, our advanced oceanographic, atmospheric and marine laboratories, and our leading engineering and technology facilities. Work with world class marine scientists across sectors such as fisheries, offshore oil and gas, multiple use management and more. Find out more about collaborating with our oceans and atmosphere team.

Do business with CSIRO

Find out more about working with our agriculture, energy, mineral resources, land and water, biosecurity businesses.

Facts & figures

About us

  • We work with over 3000 partners each year
  • We have spun out 150+ companies 
  • We have 3450+ patents and 350+ trademarks.

How we do business

  • Collaborative research projects
  • Researchers in business
  • Services and advisory
  • Technology licensing

Meet the seven


It takes creativity to ask the interesting questions and it takes innovation, science and technology to answer them.

CSIRO is where creativity meets innovation, developing solutions to make a difference to you, our economy and the planet.

We imagine. We collaborate. We innovate.

More about us