News and Publications

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

Murray-Darling Healthy Rivers Program AUS 22 Jan 2021
Selwyn Snow Resort lease proposal NSW 22 Jan 2021

Mount Kaputar National Park Draft Amendment to Plan of Management


22 Jan 2021

Greater Gariwerd Draft Landscape Management Plan VIC 24 Jan 2021
Draft Bay of Plenty Conservation Management Strategy NZ 27 Jan 2021

National Soil Strategy

AUS 27 Jan 2021
NSW Threatened Species Scientific Committee Preliminary Determination NSW 29 Jan 2021

Cells State Conservation Area Review of Environmental Factors for radio facility: public consultation

NSW 30 Jan 2021
New assessment of the conservation status of New Zealand birds NZ 31 Jan 2021

Colonel Light Gardens – Heritage Guidelines

SA 1 Feb 2021

Winchelsea Island Manganese Mine Project

NT 8 Feb 2021

Grange Resources Tasmania Pty Ltd, Centre Pit Expansion, Savage River

TAS 13 Feb 2021
Draft standard conditions for new cropping QLD 17 Feb 2021
Commonwealth and National Heritage List 2021-22 AUS 25 Feb 2021

Kawarau/Remarkables Conservation Area reclassification consultation

NZ 26 Feb 2021
NSW Water Quality Objectives: public consultation NSW 26 Feb 2021
Maria Island National Park and Ile des Phoques Nature Reserve Management Plan and the Darlington Probation Station Site Plan (Review and update) TAS 28 Feb 2021
Product Emissions Standards Survey AUS 28 Feb 2021
Mulligans Flat Woodland Sanctuary draft strategy ACT 4 Mar 2021

Bents Basin State Conservation Area and Gulguer Nature Reserve Draft Plan of Management

NSW 7 Mar 2021

Derby groundwater allocation plan

WA 31 May 2021

Managing water in the Fitzroy River Catchment

WA 31 May 2021

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 Agriculture, Water and the Environment
NZ Ministry for the Environment / Manatū Mō Te Taiao and Ministry of Conservation / Te Papa Atawhai


Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate - Environment

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


Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority

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

Updated 20/01/2021