Agriculture, Water and the Environment
On 15 December 2014, the Government announced in the Ministerial Paper Small Government - Towards a Sustainable Future that the Land Sector Carbon and Biodiversity Board will be ceased.
The Board provides advice to the Australian Government on a range of Land Sector package measures to help ensure the protection of Australia's ecosystems and increase resilience to the impacts of climate change. Members are appointed jointly by the Minister for the Environment and the Minister for Agriculture. Established under the Climate Change Authority Act 2011 as part of the Clean Energy Future Plan.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Climate Change Authority Act 2011

  • Paid Members?


  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members


  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Creation Date

    2 July 2011

Government appointed boards

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