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.

Further information

  • 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?


  • Classification

    A. Principal

  • Materiality


  • GFS Function / Sector Reported

    Housing and Community Amenities

  • PS Act Body

    Yes - Statutory Agency

  • Auditor


  • Creation Date

    1 July 2012

  • Postal Address

    GPO Box 787, Canberra, ACT, 2600

Government appointed boards

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