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Open for submission

Open for submission

As environmental practitioners, 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 in collaboration with others and as individuals.

There are many opportunities to have your say and below are just some of them.

Open for comment


Consultation closes

Nominations for listing (and delisting) of threatened plants, animals and ecological communities

WA 30 Nov 2022
Public comments on IChEMS proposed decisions AUS 7 Dec 2022

Draft ACT Circular Economy Strategy 2022-25

ACT 8 Dec 2022
Single-use plastics: Tranche 3 ACT 8 Dec 2022
Enviromental Regulation Reform WA 13 Dec 2022
Call for information on chemicals AUS 14 Dec 2022
Heritage Agreement Policy and Guidelines SA 16 Dec 2022
Proposed measures to reduce the environmental impact of fluorinated gases NZ 18 Dec 2022
Improving market governance of the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme NZ 24 Dec 2022
Draft National Environmental Management Plan on PFAS AUS/NZ 28 Feb 2023
Public comments on EPBC Act referrals AUS Various
Environmental Stewardship Program review AUS 31 Dec 2027

This is not an exhaustive list. If you have any comments or something to add, please contact us at

To explore additional consultations, consider visiting the following pages:

AUS Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water
NZ Ministry for the Environment / Manatū Mō Te Taiao and Department of Conservation / Te Papa Atawhai



QLD Department of Environment and Science
NSW NSW Department of Planning and Environment


Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority

SA YourSAy
TAS Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
VIC Engage Victoria
WA Department of Water and Environmental Regulation

Updated 10/11/2022