EIANZ News

Open for consultation

Published 9 Jun 2017

As environmental practitioners making a valuable contribution to the environment and our society, it is important for our voice to be heard on a range of significant matters. We encourage our members to actively contribute to policy submissions, both in collaboration with others or individually.

Around Australia and New Zealand, there are many opportunities to have your say. Below are just some of them.

 

Open for comment

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Consultation closes

Better Mine Rehabilitation for Queensland discussion paper QLD Government 15 June 2017
Proposal to allow councils to charge for monitoring permitted activities under the NES-PF NZ Government 16 June 2017
Proposed Fisheries Management (Aquaculture) Regulation 2017 NSW Government 19 June 2017
STOS 2017 applications for marine consent and marine discharge consent NZ Government 19 June 2017
Quinkan Country proposed National Heritage Listing Australian Government 23 June 2017
New Zealand’s phase down of hydrofluorocarbons to ratify the Kigali Amendment to the Montreal Protocol and associated supporting measures: Consultation document NZ Government 23 June 2017
OECD Environmental Performance Review Australian Government 30 June 2017
Environmental Protection (Water) Policy – proposed changes QLD Government 30 June 2017
Review of the Wet Tropics Management Plan QLD Government 30 June 2017
Horton Falls Draft Plan of Management NSW Government 3 July 2017
Proposed Environmentally Hazardous Chemicals Regulation 2017 NSW Government 7 July 2017
Draft Pesticides Regulation 2017 and Regulatory Impact Statement NSW Government 7 July 2017
North Queensland’s first regional plan QLD Government 9 July 2017
Current and future impacts of climate change on housing, buildings and infrastructure Australian Senate 21 July 2017
Draft developmental wildlife trade operation for the commercial export of eastern and western grey kangaroo skins from Victoria Australian Government 21 July 2017
Comment on Listing Assessment: Antechinus arktos (black-tailed antechinus) Australian Government 28 July 2017
Comment on Listing Assessment: Antechinus argentus (silver-headed antechinus) Australian Government 28 July 2017
NSW Litter Prevention Strategy 2017-20 NSW Government 31 July 2017
Draft Threatened Species Strategy NZ Government 31 July 2017
Australia State of the Environment 2016 - Survey Australian Government 6 August 2017
New assessment of the threatened status of New Zealand freshwater fish NZ Government 31 August 2017

Draft Recovery Plan for Clay pans of the Swan Coastal Plain ecological community

Australian Government 1 September 2017

Draft National Recovery Plan for the Macquarie Perch (Macquaria australasica)

Australian Government 1 September 2017
New assessment of the threatened status of New Zealand marine mammals NZ Government 30 September 2017
Have your say on new public moorings and reef protection markers in the Great Barrier Reef QLD Government 28 January 2018
Comment on listing assessments Australian Government Various dates

This list will be updated monthly. It is not an exhaustive list. If you have any comments or suggestions of something to add, please contact us at office@eianz.org.

Last updated 9/06/2017