About this inquiry

The Standing Committee on the Environment and Energy will inquire and report on the efficacy of past and current vegetation and land management policy, practice and legislation and their effect on the intensity and frequency of bushfires and subsequent risk to property, life and the environment.
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Accepting Submissions

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The committee invites individuals and organisations to send in their opinions and proposals in writing (submissions)

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Inquiry into the efficacy of past and current vegetation and land management policy, practice and legislation and their effect on the intensity and frequency of bushfires and subsequent risk to property, life and the environment

Following a referral from the Minister for Water Resources, Drought, Rural Finance, Natural Disaster and Emergency Management, the Hon David Littleproud MP, the Committee resolved on 5 December 2019 to conduct an inquiry into the efficacy of past and current vegetation and land management policy, practice and legislation and their effect on the intensity and frequency of bushfires and subsequent risk to property, life and the environment.

The Committee is accepting written submissions, addressing one or more of the terms of reference, to be received by Tuesday, 31 March 2020. For information on how to make a submission, go to our Making a submission to a Committee Inquiry page.

Committee Secretariat contact:

PO Box 6021
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 4580
Fax: +61 2 6277 8463
Environment.Reps@aph.gov.au

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