Climate Change Authority
(CCA) Industry, Science, Energy and Resources
On 13 May 2014, the Government announced in the Ministerial Paper Small Government - Smaller and More Rational Government that the Climate Change Authority will be ceased.
The Climate Change Authority is an independent statutory agency that provides advice to the Government on climate change policy. The Authority undertakes periodic reviews of the Carbon Farming Initiative and the National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting System legislation.
Type of Body
A. Non Corporate Commonwealth Entity
GFS Sector Classification
Established By / Under
Act / Regulation
Established By/Under More info
Climate Change Authority Act 2011
Annual Report Prepared and tabled?
GFS Function / Sector Reported
Housing and Community Amenities
PS Act Body
Yes - Statutory Agency
1 July 2012
GPO Box 787, Canberra, ACT, 2600