Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts (EWHA) portfolio

Supplementary Budget Estimates 2008-2009 - (October 2008)

Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts (EWHA) portfolio

Tabled document

Water Efficiency Division, EWHA
Commonwealth Government Due Diligence Criteria for Basin State Priority Projects  (PDF 800KB)

Correction of evidence

Mr Robinson, First Assistant Secretary, Water Governance Division, DEWHA, dated 18 December 2008, correcting evidence given on Tuesday, 21 October 2008

(PDF 253KB)

Index of questions on notice

Monday, 20 and Tuesday, 21 October 2008

(PDF 551KB)

(Word 394KB)

Answers to questions on notice

Department and agencies


General department questions across all outcomes (PDF 122KB)

Outcome 1-The environment, especially those aspects that are matters of national environmental significance, is protected and conserved  
Bureau of Meteorology (PDF 100KB)
Director of National Parks (PDF 55KB)
Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (PDF 45KB)
Sydney Harbour Federation Trust (PDF 47KB)
Output 1.1-Response to climate change (PDF 78KB)
Output 1.2-Conservation of the land and inland waters (PDF 86KB)
Output 1.3-Conservation of the coasts and oceans




(PDF 206KB)
Attachments to qon 1:
A, B, C & D  (PDF 191KB)
E: Parts 1 2 & 3  (PDF 30KB)
E: Part 4 (PDF 2303KB)
E: Parts 5 6 7 8 & 9 (PDF 61KB)
E: Part 10 (PDF 1513KB)
E: Parts 11 13 & 14 (PDF 34KB)
E: Part 12 (PDF 2333KB)
F, G, H & I (PDF 49KB)
Output 1.4-Conservation of natural, indigenous and historic heritage (PDF 29KB)
Output 1.5-Response to the impacts of human settlements


(PDF 96KB)
Attachment to qon 39 (PDF 2146KB)

Revised answer to qon 43 with covering letter (PDF 90KB)

Outcome 3-More efficient and sustainable use of Australia's water resources  
National Water Commission  
Output 3.1-Sustainable manage of water resources AND
Output 3.2-Achieving efficiencies in water use
(PDF 725KB)
Outcome 4-Development of a rich and stimulating cultural sector for all Australians  
Screen Australia (PDF 37KB)
Australia Council (PDF 103KB)
Output 4.1-Policy advice, program management and agency support which promotes excellence in, preservation and maintenance of, and access to Australia's cultural activities, national cultural collections and buildings, and indigenous languages (PDF 89KB)

For further information, contact:

Research/Estimates Officer
Senate Standing Committees on Environment, Communications and the Arts
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3526
Fax: +61 2 6277 5818
Email: eca.sen@aph.gov.au