Government type in Australia
The Government of the Commonwealth of Australia is the government of the Commonwealth of Australia, a federal parliamentary constitutional monarchy. The Commonwealth of Australia was formed in 1901 as a result of an agreement among six self-governing British colonies, which became ...
Federation; Australian government; State and territory government; Local government. Australia's formal name is the Commonwealth of Australia. Australia is both a representative democracy and a constitutional monarchy with Queen Elizabeth II as Australia's head of state.
The Government of the Commonwealth of Australia is made up of the group of federal democratic bodies with administrative authority over Australia.