Open for consultation

Open for consultation

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


Consultation closes

Sydney Metro West NSW Government 18 May 2018
Review of Queensland's Environmental Chain of Responsibility laws QLD Government 22 May 2018
Draft code of practice for flying-foxes NSW Government 24 May 2018
Closing in on feral cats NZ Government 25 May 2018
Use of Monitored Natural Attenuation (MNA) for groundwater clean-up WA Government 8 June 2018
Review of the Product Stewardship Act 2011, including the National Television and Computer Recycling Scheme AUS Government 13 June 2018
Exploring ways to improve farmers' interaction with the EPBC Act 1999 AUS Government 15 June 2018
Summary framework for the State Public Health Plan 2019-2024 SA Government 15 June 2018
Tamarind Taranaki Limited NZ Government 18 June 2018
Draft State Environment Protection Policy (Waters) VIC Government 19 June 2018
Boonalla Aboriginal Area draft plan NSW Government 22 June 2018
Draft Industry Regulation Guide to Licensing WA Government 20 July 2018
Kamay Botany Bay National Park NSW Government 2 August 2018
New public moorings and reef protection markers in the Great Barrier Reef QLD Government 31 August 2018
Call for submissions of case studies on action underway on the environment and energy Sustainable Development Goals Australian Government 31 December 2018
Comment on listing assessments Australian Government Various dates
Comment on national heritage assessments Australian Government Various dates
EPA reform process Victorian Government Ongoing

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

Updated as at 04/05/2018