The Federal State Relations Unit coordinates the Western Australian Government's response to requests from the national Standing Committee on Treaties in consultation with relevant agencies in order to
- facilitate Western Australian participation in significant international treaty negotiations;
- manage Western Australian Government input to national interest analyses of all treaties to be considered by the Commonwealth;
- coordinate Western Australian Government submissions to the Commonwealth in support of Australia's obligations under international instruments; and
- provide strategic input and support at key points of agency-specific treaty and national reform negotiations.