Open for consultation

Open for consultation

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, 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

Draft Illawarra Escarpment Mountain Bike Strategy New South Wales 21 Dec 2018
Call for information on clothianidin, imidacloprid and thiamethoxam New Zealand 30 Dec 2018
Call for submissions of case studies on action underway on the environment and energy Sustainable Development Goals Australia 31 Dec 2018

New guidelines for managing roadside vegetation

South Australia 31 Dec 2018
NSW Threatened Species Scientific Committee Preliminary Determination: Persoonia mollis subsp. Revolute New South Wales 21 Jan 2019

Request for information for input towards Australia’s sixth National Report to the Convention on Biological Diversity

Australia 21 January 2019

NSW Threatened Species Scientific Committee Preliminary Determination: Lower Hunter Spotted Gum Ironbark Forest and NSW North Coast Bioregions.

New South Wales 25 Jan 2018
Cumberland Plains Conservation Plan New South Wales 25 Jan 2019

Private Native Forestry Review 2018

New South Wales 31 Jan

Reform of the Biodiscovery Act 2004

Queensland 01 Feb 2019

Managing residual risks in Queensland's resources industry

Queensland 01 Feb 2019

Call for information on synthetic pyrethroids

New Zealand 01 Feb 2019
Solar Energy Facilities - Design and Development Guidelines New South Wales 01 Mar 2019
Water Reform Directions Paper Victoria 31 Mar 2019

Northern Territory Water Regulatory Reform

Northern Territory 31 Mar 2019
Comment on listing assessments Australia Various dates
Comment on national heritage assessments Australia Various dates
EPA reform process Victoria Ongoing

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

Updated as at 10/12/2018