Terms of Reference

The Committee will inquire into and report on water use efficiency in Australian agriculture. The inquiry will have particular regard to:

  • adequacy and efficacy of current programs in achieving irrigation water use efficiencies
  • how existing expenditure provides value for money for the Commonwealth
  • possible improvements to programs, their administration and delivery
  • other matters, including, but not limited to, maintaining or increasing agriculture production, consideration of environmental flows, and adoption of world's best practice.

Committee Secretariat contact:

PO Box 6021
Parliament House
CANBERRA
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 4500
Fax: 02 6277 4424
agriculture.reps@aph.gov.au