National Climate Science Advisory Committee
Industry, Science, Energy and Resources
The National Climate Science Advisory Committee will provide strategic direction for Australian climate science research. It will enable a nationally aligned and integrated approach to climate science that addresses national business and policy development needs. The Committee comprises senior representatives from across Australian climate science research, investment and policy agencies and institutions. This broad representation will boost collaboration across agencies and sectors, ensure climate science activities are coordinated and prioritised, and guide investment to maintain and strengthen Australia's research capability. The Chair of the Committee will report to the Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science and the Minister for the Environment and Energy after each meeting to provide the key areas of discussion and advice.
Type of Body
D. Advisory Body - Policy and Stakeholder Consultation
Established By / Under
Max No. of Board/Committee Members
1 July 2016