Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate - Environment

Legislating ACT climate action – a decade in review

02 Dec 2021

After ten years in operation, a review of the Climate Change and Greenhouse Gas Reduction Act 2010 has found the legislation continues to successfully drive climate action in the territory.

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Namadgi and Tidbinbilla Visitor Centres ready to welcome you back

19 Nov 2021

Our visitor centres at both Namadgi National Park and Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve reopen to the public today.

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Canberra Nature Park Reserve Management Plan 2021 released

15 Nov 2021

The Canberra Nature Park Reserve Management Plan (the Plan) was released to the public today and will guide management of Canberra Nature Park’s 39 nature reserves in and around Canberra over the next 10 years.

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New community tool available for reporting wombat sightings in the ACT

12 Nov 2021

Canberrans have a new web portal for reporting wombat sightings in the ACT, in the first stage of a joint community and government project.

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Draft Hazardous Materials Environment Protection Policy

17 Nov 2021

The Draft Hazardous Materials Environment Protection Policy aims to help people understand regulations that apply to the management of hazardous materials so the risk of adverse impacts to the environment and human health are minimised.

Draft Hazardous Materials Environment Protection Policy | ACT parks and reserves | YourSay ACT

Murrumbidgee River Corridor Management plan

17 Nov 2021

This is your opportunity to identify strengths and limitations that could be considered in the development of a new management plan.

Murrumbidgee River Corridor Management Plan Review | ACT parks and reserves | YourSay ACT