Resources

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.

For the most up-to-date information and to explore additional consultations consider visiting the Australian Government's Department of the Environment and Energy page or the New Zealand Government's Ministry of for the Environment page.

Open for comment

Jurisdiction

Consultation closes

EPA Reform VIC Ongoing

Consultation on proposed default values for the Safeguard Mechanism

Aus-wide

Jan 28 2020

Port Hedland dust program community survey WA 28 Jan 2020

Uluru-Kata Tjuta draft management plan

Aus-wide

Feb 7 2020

Native vegetation issues paper

WA Feb 10 2020
Independent Review of the EPBCA Act Aus-wide 14 Feb 2020

Draft Guide to nationally protected species significantly impacted by paddock tree removal

Aus-wide

Feb 14 2020

Review of the Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative – Alternative Waste Treatment) Methodology Determination 2015

Aus-wide

Feb 17 2020

Consultation on draft legislation for the National Standard for Environmental Risk Management of Industrial Chemicals

Aus-wide

Feb 21 2020

Darwin Processing Facility NT 21 Feb 2020
Reforming the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme: Proposed settings NZ Feb 28 2020
Reducing waste: A more effective landfill levy NZ Feb 28 2020
Help protect native plants, birds and animals NZ 4 Mar 2020

Draft Conservation Advice for Abbott’s Booby and the Christmas Island Frigatebird

Aus-wide

Mar 13 2020

Draft National Recovery Plan for the Australian Painted Snipe

Aus-wide

Apr 17 2020

Draft National Recovery Plan for the Australasian Bittern

Aus-wide

Apr 17 2020

Draft National Recovery Plan for the Sandhill Dunnart (Sminthopsis psammophila)

Aus-wide

Apr 17 2020

Draft Wildlife Conservation Plan for Seabirds

Aus-wide

Apr 17 2020

Draft National Recovery Plan for the Australian Fairy Tern

Aus-wide

Apr 17 2020

Australia | Federal | See also:

EPBC Act - EPBC Act

Public notices and invitation to comment

Fisheries

Assessments open for comment

Species and ecological communities

Listing assessments open for comment

Wildlife trade Invitations to comment
National heritage Assessments open for comment
Online surveys Departmental consultation hub
Energy Consultation

Australia | State | See also:

Western Australia Consultations Hub
South Australia yourSAy
Northern Territory NT EPA
Tasmania Have Your Say
Victoria Engage Victoria | Environment
Australian Capital Territory Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate - Environment

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

Updated 15/1/2020