Acronyms

AcronymPhrase or word 

ACAT

ACT Civil and Administrative Tribunal

ACTGS

ACT Government Solicitor’s Office

ACTPS

ACT Public Service

AFP

Australian Federal Police

ANBG

Australian National Botanic Gardens

AP2

Action Plan 2–A New Climate Change Strategy and Action Plan for the ACT

CHiP

Catchment Health Indicator Program

CMTEDD

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate (ACT Government)

CNG

Carbon Neutral Government

CO2-e

carbon dioxide equivalent

COAG

Council of Australian Governments

CPR

Conservation Planning and Research

DA

Development application

EA

Enterprise Agreement

EBT

Expenses on Behalf of the Territory

EDP

Estate Development Plan

EEI Act 

Energy Efficiency (Cost of Living) Improvement Act 2012

EEIS

Energy Efficiency Improvement Scheme

EIS

Environmental Impact Statement

EPA

Environment Protection Authority
(ACT Government)

EPBC

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act (Commonwealth)

EPD

Environment and Planning Directorate

EPIC

Exhibition Park in Canberra

ERM

Enterprise-wide Risk Management

ESC

Energy Savings Contribution

ESDD

 Environment and Sustainable Development Directorate
(ACT Government) (now EPD)

ETD

Education and Training Directorate
(ACT Government)

FOI

Act Freedom of Information Act 1989

FTE

Full-time Equivalent

GHG

Greenhouse Gas

GIS

Geographic Information System

GL

gigalitres

HR

Human Resources

HRA

Human Rights Act 2004

HSR

Health and Safety Representative

kg

kilograms

kL

kilolitres

kt

kilotonnes

kV

kilovolt

LDA

Land Development Agency (ACT Government)

LED

Light-Emitting Diode

LVC

Lease Variation Charge

ML

megalitres

MW

megawatt

MWh

megawatt hours

NC Act

Nature Conservation Act 1980

NCA

National Capital Authority

NEPM

National Environment Protection Measures

NRM

Natural Resource Management

P&D Act

Planning and Development Act 2007

PID Act

Public Interest Disclosure Act 2012

PV

Photovoltaic

RAO

Representative Aboriginal Organisation

RAP

Reconciliation Action Plan

RED

Respect, Equity and Diversity

RMP

Resource Management Plans

SDL

Sustainable Diversion Limit

SEA

Special employment arrangements

SERBIR

Senior Executive Responsible for Business Integrity Risk

SST

Safety Support Team

TAMS

Territory and Municipal Services Directorate (ACT Government)

T CO2-e

tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent

WHS

Work Health and Safety

WHS

Work Health and Safety

WSUD

Water Sensitive Urban Design