Agriculture, Water and the Environment
The Department of the Environment designs and implements the Australian Government's policies and programmes to protect and conserve the environment, water and heritage and promote climate action. The environmental framework is being delivered under four pillars: - Clean Air and Climate Change - Clean Land - Clean Water - National Heritage


Further information

  • Type of Body

    A. Non Corporate Commonwealth Entity

  • GFS Sector Classification


  • Established By / Under

    Constitution and Administrative Arrangement Orders

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    A. Principal

  • Materiality


  • GFS Function / Sector Reported

    Housing and Community Amenities;Recreation and Culture;Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing;Other Eco

  • PS Act Body

    Yes - Department

  • Auditor


  • Creation Date

    19 July 2016

  • Postal Address

    GPO Box 787, Canberra ACT 2601

Enquiry Lines

Title Phone Number Hours of Operation Description
Environment Community Information 1800 803 772 9am to 4pm EST For enquiries about the publications and services of the Department
Farm Support 1800 900 090 For general enquiries

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