Welcome to the Department of Administration
DOA supports other state agencies and programs with services like centralized purchasing and financial management. The department also helps the governor develop and implement the state budget. The ultimate goal of all our programs is to offer Wisconsin residents the most efficient, highest-quality state government services possible.
We also encourage you to learn more about state government and the State of Wisconsin by linking to Wisconsin's state web portal at www.Wisconsin.gov.
Venture Capital Investment Program
The Department of Administration will oversee the venture capital investment program, which was created as part of 2013 Wisconsin Act 41. This program will help create jobs and promote economic growth in Wisconsin by identifying new investors for Wisconsin, bringing new capital to Wisconsin investments, and cultivating Wisconsin entrepreneurship.
Office of Business Development
The Office of Business Development helps support job growth in Wisconsin by working with small business owners, trade associations, affiliated organizations and Chambers of Commerce across the state. They also serve as a liaison between business, the Small Business Regulatory Review Board, the legislature and state agencies.
Biennial Budget 2013-2015
The Department of Administration's State Budget Office provides fiscal and policy analysis in preparing the biennial budget. It reviews legislation and coordinates fiscal estimates in ensuring the implementation of the state budget is consistent with the intent of the Governor and Legislature.
Request for Comment
The Department of Administration is requesting comment on the potential economic impact of proposed rule Adm 2 - Use of State Buildings and Facilities. The proposed permanent rule is currently identical to the emergency rule and comments will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. on December 12, 2013.